Postdoctoral Fellow in the School of Psychology

Position ID: 40041
Georgia Institute of Technology
College of Sciences
School of Psychology
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Position Description
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Job Class: 
Postdoctoral Fellow
Job Description: 


A postdoctoral position is available in Dr. Mark Wheeler’s lab in the School of Psychology and the Center for Advanced Brain Imaging at the Georgia Institute of Technology. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated expertise in cognitive neuroscience research topic areas, with an interest in computational analysis of time series data. Potential research topics include, but are not limited to, decision-making about perceptions and memories, healthy aging, and the impact of lifestyle factors such as sleep and physical activity on cognitive abilities. The lab primarily uses fMRI combined with behavioral, physiological, and modeling approaches to investigate these topics. A Ph.D. in Psychology, Neuroscience, or related field is required.

The start date for this position begins as early as July 2018, with an initial appointment of two years. The position will remain open until filled. 

Application Procedure:

To make inquiries, contact Mark Wheeler at For further information:

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CIP Discipline Code: 
Psychology, General
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Position Type: 
Application Deadline: 
Sunday, September 30, 2018
Position Starting Date: 
To Be Determined
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Recruitment Data
Search Chair: 
Mark Wheeler
Phone Number: 
(404) 894-2680
Vacancy Status: 

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