Friday, February 24, 2017

Post-Doc Position in the Department of Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences, Sargent College, Boston University

The Guenther Lab at Boston University is seeking applications for a postdoctoral associate in computational neuroscience and neuroimaging of speech in normal and disordered populations. The Guenther Lab is one of the world's preeminent speech, neuroscience laboratories, and the associate will work with a team of experts in neuroimaging, computational modeling, and neural data collection and analysis within the Guenther Lab, the Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging at Massachusetts General Hospital, and the Picower Institute for Learning and Memory at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Required Skills:
PhD in cognitive or computational neuroscience, biomedical engineering, speech, language and hearing science or related field. Strong written and oral communication skills required as well as experience with neural data analysis. Preference to candidates with strong computer programming (Matlab, Python, C++) and statistics backgrounds. Knowledge of speech motor control processes and/or computational modeling methods are desired. Salary will be aligned with experience and NIH guidelines. Two year commitment required. 

The position is available immediately. Interested applicants should forward a CV, cover letter, and two letters of recommendation to Frank Guenther (

We are 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. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type: Full-Time/Regular

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