Emory Healthcare/Emory University Lead Research Specialist - Emotion Cognition and Computation Laboratory in Atlanta, Georgia
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The Emotion Cognition and Computation Laboratory at Emory University, Principal Investigator, Philip Kragel, is seeking a Lead Research Specialist.
Our lab combines computational modeling, neuroimaging, and experimental methods to understand the mechanisms underlying affective behavior in humans.
Successful candidates will:
Develop and conduct functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), behavioral, and online (e.g., Amazon Mechanical Turk, Pavlovia) experiments
Preprocess and analyze neuroimaging data
Help maintain software and computing infrastructure for the lab
Assist with administrative and financial documents
- Bachelor's degree in a scientific field and two years of research experience, or equivalent combination of experience, education, and training.
Bachelor’s degree in psychology, neuroscience, engineering, computer science, or related field.
Previous research experience in a psychology or human neuroscience lab (exposure to neuroimaging is preferred).
Special consideration will be given to individuals with experience collecting and/or analyzing high-dimensional datasets.
NOTE: Position tasks are generally required to be performed in-person at an Emory University location. Remote work from home day options may be granted at department discretion. Emory reserves the right to change remote work status with notice to employee.
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Job Number 59365
Job Type Regular Full-Time
Division Emory College
Department ECAS: Psychology
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Not Applicable
Job Category Laboratory
Location : Name Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location US-GA-Atlanta
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