The Cluster of Excellence “Hearing4all: Models, Technology and Solutions for Diagnostics, Restoration and Support of Hearing” at the Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg (in collaboration with the Medizinische Hochschule Hannover and Leibniz Universität Hannover) is seeking to fill the position of a
Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Field of Auditory Neuroimaging in the Department of Psychology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences.
The position is available from 1st of May 2016 until the end of the first funding period of the Cluster of Excellence (31st of October 2017). Payment is depending on previous experience (German TV-L E13, full time). The position is in principle suitable for part-time work.
The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the research goals of the cluster by participation in task group 3 "Functional characterization of the individual" within research area A "Improving diagnostics for better individualized treatment" (www.hearing4all.de).
Candidates are expected to have an academic university degree in the field of psychology, neuroscience, physics or a related discipline and have shown their ability to perform excellent scientific work, demonstrated by the outstanding quality of their Doctorate/PhD research and a good publication record. We are seeking candidates with prior experience in neuroimaging techniques (e.g. fMRI, MRI, DTI), advanced analysis methods (e.g. functional or structural connectivity) and research experience in areas of auditory attention, audiovisual integration or auditory plasticity. Good programming skills (e.g. MATLAB) are of advantage. The candidate will have access to state-of-the-art brain imaging (MRI, NIRS, EEG and MEG), and computational facilities.
The University of Oldenburg is dedicated to increasing the percentage of women in science. Therefore, female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply and will be given preference in cases of equal qualification. Handicapped applicants will be given preference if equally qualified.
Please send your application including a cover letter, CV, list of potential referees, links to recent publications and copies of certificates for academic grades to Prof. Christiane Thiel, Department of Psychology, University of Oldenburg, 26111 Oldenburg, Germany; (christiane.thieluni-oldenburg.de). Electronic applications (one pdf file) are preferred. The application deadline is 4th of February 2016.
-- Dr. Sebastian Puschmann Biological Psychology Department of Psychology European Medical School Carl von Ossietzky Universität 26111 Oldenburg (Germany) phone: +49-441-798-3931 office: A7-032 (Haarentor campus) web: www.uni-oldenburg.de/cogneuro