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LogoPosting NumberRTF00033PO18Classification TitlePost Doctoral FellowInternal TitlePost Doctoral FellowCampusColumbiaWork CountyRichlandCollege/DivisionCollege of Arts and SciencesDepartmentCAS PsychologyAdvertised Salary Range$48,402.00Location of VacancyPart/Full TimeFull TimeHours per WeekType of Grant Funded PositionResearch Grant (RGP)Basis 12 monthsJob Search CategoryPost-doctoral About UofSC

The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.

Benefits for Research Grant or Time-Limited Positions Only

Research Grant or time-limited positions may be eligible for all, some, or no benefits, based on the grant or project funding.

South Carolina RetirementYesState Insurance ProgramsYesAnnual LeaveYesSick LeaveYes Position Description

Advertised Job Summary

Use MATLAB, FSL, SPM, and batch Linux to do extensive computer processing of structural MRI for the Neurodevelopmental MRI Database, 25% weekly in Spring 2019.
Use MATLAB, FSL, SPM, and batch Linux to analyze head models of infant participants for doing EEG/ERP source analysis, 25% weekly in Spring 2019. 50% beginning Summer 2019. Analyze data from already finished experiments, including analysis of data, summary, and preparing manuscripts for publications, 15% weekly.
Prepare and submit conference talks and posters, 5% as needed.
Develop original research efforts related to core lab research areas, 25% weekly.

Required Education and Experience

This position requires a doctoral degree. Applicants with a PhD in any of the cognitive neurosciences or developmental sciences broadly defined (e.g., Child Development, Developmental Psychology, Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience) are welcome to apply.

Applicants should have a background in data processing, including MATLAB scripts, linux bash scripts, ANTS, FSL, etc.Programming skills (EPRime, C++, MATLAB, FSL/SPM) are required.

Preferred Qualifications

Expertise in psychophysiological recording (EEG/ERP, HR) or structural/functionalneuroimaging procedures (MRI,fMRI, NIRS) is preferred, though not required.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

Use MATLAB, FSL, SPM and batch Linux to do extensive computer processing of structural MRI for the Neurodevelopmental MRI Database.

Posting Detail Information

Desired Start DatePosition End Date Job Open Date01/30/2019Job Close DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to Applicant

Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This position is open until filled. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.

Quicklink for Postinghttp://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/51089EEO Statement

The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.

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Hazardous weather categoryNon-EssentialSafety/Security Sensitive or Requires a CDLNoSupplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have at least a Doctoral degree in cognitive neurosciences or developmental sciences broadly defined (e.g., Child Development, Developmental Psychology, Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience)?
    • Yes
    • No
Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Recommendation 1
  2. Letter of Recommendation 2
  3. Letter of Recommendation 3
  4. Other Supporting Documents

 

 

 

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Posted: 4/24/2019
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