Postdoctoral positions at the Self-Regulation lab, University of Texas at Austin

The Self-Regulation Lab at the University of Texas at Austin, directed by Jennifer Beer, is considering applications for 1-2 postdoctoral research fellow positions starting in Fall 2015. The postdoctoral fellow(s) will work on a federally-funded project focused on understanding the neural networks that support the socioemotional and cognitive mechanisms of social cognition. Postdoctoral fellows will also have the opportunity to develop their own projects. Current projects utilize computational modeling in combination with fMRI or ERP. For more information, please look at the lab website: http://homepage.psy.utexas.edu/HomePage/Group/BeerLAB/index.htm.

 

Successful applicants will have a PhD in psychology, neuroscience, or a related field and a strong publication record which reflects expertise with fMRI. Applicants with additional expertise in computational modeling and advanced analytic methods (e.g., MVPA and network analyses) are especially encouraged to apply. 

 

Applicants should send a CV and a statement of research interests which includes plans for research to be conducted while a postdoctoral researcher to Dr. Beer at beerutexas@gmail.com. 2-3 Referees should also send letters to Dr. Beer at beerutexas@gmail.com. Rolling review until positions are filled.