University Eyes High post-doctoral fellowship – University of Calgary

The Departments of Psychology and Clinical Neuroscience in the Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary is accepting applications for a Postdoctoral Fellow in Neuroscience .

Job Description:
The candidate will join a research team investigating imaging/electrophysiology and modeling of treatment-resistant depression in the setting of deep brain stimulation. The aim of the project is to determine the predictors of response and build a working model of the cortical pathways involved in depression and DBS responsiveness. The candidate will join a dynamic team that uses techniques including imaging and electrophysiology in humans. The candidate will perform experiments, analyse data, write and present her/his research findings. She/he is expected to participate in planning and intellectual development of projects, and will use multidisciplinary approaches to satisfy research objectives.

Applicants should have a recent PhD with a strong background in EEG, and/or MR imaging analyses. Candidates must be highly self-motivated, enthusiastic and adaptable, with good oral and written communication skills.

Salary is 55k/year plus benefits and the Eyes High postdoctoral Scholars program funds trainees for 2 years. Most will obtain external competitive funding at this point.

Contact information:

Please send CV and the names of 3 referees (including full contact information) to:

Andrea Protzner, PhD
Department of Psychology, University of Calgary
2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, Alberta, T2N 1N4
Tel.: 430-220-5566


Zelma HT Kiss, MD, PhD
Department of Clinical Neuroscience, University of Calgary
Room 1AC58 Health Research Innovation Centre
3280 Hospital Drive NW
Calgary, Alberta T2N4N1
Tel.: 403-220-5572

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Posting end date: 2018-12-15