Postdoctoral Research Associate I

University of Arizona Tucson, AZ
A postdoctoral position is available in the Neuroscience of Emotion and Thought laboratory, directed by Dr. Jessica Andrews-Hanna at the University of Arizona in the Department of Psychology and the Cognitive Science Program. Highly-skilled and motivated researchers with a Ph.D. in psychology, neuroscience, or related discipline are invited to apply. Our research is centered on understanding the mysteries of our inner mental lives – the thoughts, memories, feelings and emotions that make us unique as individuals. We explore these topics across levels of brain and behavior, drawing on techniques including functional MRI, psychophysiology, and mobile experience sampling in daily life. We are seeking an individual with a strong expertise in the intersection between internally-guided cognition and clinical psychology. The ideal applicant should have extensive experience with fMRI data analysis, including proficiency in programming with Matlab, R and Linux. Additionally, applicants should have demonstrated i) intellectual creativity, ii) a strong record of publication, iii) a willingness to collaborate with others, and iv) excellent organizational and communication skills. Salary will depend on years of experience. The position is for 2 years, condition upon satisfactory outcome. Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, vision, and life insurance; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more! The University of Arizona has been listed by Forbes as one of America's Best Employers in the United States and WorldatWork and the Arizona Department of Health Services have recognized us for our innovative work-life programs. For more information about working at the University of Arizona and relocation services, please click here.

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