Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position under the co-mentorship of Dr. Jasmin Cloutier and Dr. Jennifer Kubota in the Department of Psychology at University of Chicago starting in Fall 2015 (dates are flexible). The postdoc will contribute to collaborative research projects that span multiple areas within social psychology and social neuroscience, including person perception, stereotyping/prejudice, and decision-making. For more information contact the PIs (ude.ogacihcu|reituolcj#ude.ogacihcu|reituolcj or ude.ogacihcu|atobuktj#ude.ogacihcu|atobuktj).
The position is designed for a productive researcher with a PhD in psychology, neuroscience, or a related field, who takes innovative approaches to social psychology and social neuroscience. A strong background in designing and analyzing fMRI experiments is required with preference for candidates with additional experience with advanced fMRI methods including MVPA, DTI, and network analyses. Candidates with computational modeling experience are also strongly encouraged to apply.
This position is fully funded at NRSA salary levels and also includes dedicated funds for functional neuroimaging and other research expenses. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled, and we will make arrangements for short-listed candidates to visit the laboratories.
Candidates should send a CV and cover letter to Tiara Stark (ude.ogaichcu|skratst#ude.ogaichcu|skratst), and should arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to the same address. Please include “postdoctoral fellowship” in the subject line of any correspondence. The cover letter should include a summary of the candidate’s research interests to date and a statement of future research interests.
University of Chicago is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.