Open Positions

Post-doctoral fellow, Neuroimaging

Job Summary

The postdoctoral fellow will conduct human neuroimaging research on participants with preclinical and symptomatic genetic neurodegenerative disease. Current imaging techniques voxel-based morphometry, diffusion tensor imaging and functional MRI. Candidates will have an interest in genetics, frontal systems, neuroanatomy, fMRI methods/biomarker development. The fellow will contribute to ongoing experiments and pursue self-directed projects within the lab's area of investigation.

Required Qualifications

Appropriate areas of doctoral training include but are not limited to neuroscience, bioengineering, applied mathematics, or computer science. Strong computational skills, including script writing or programming are required.

Please direct inquiries to Dr. Lee by sending a cover letter, CV, and at least 3 references to suzee.lee@ucsf.edu.

 

Research Associate

Job Summary

The research associate will assist in clinical dementia research. Responsibilities will include assistance with subject recruiting and recruitment monitoring, database queries, data analysis, performing image preprocessing and supervised imaging analyses. This position represents an excellent opportunity to further develop research skills and learn basic principles of clinical and cognitive neuroscience. 

Required Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in neuroscience, psychology, or computer science or related field is required. Familiarity with LINUX-based operating systems, SPM, and scripting in matlab are requirements for this position. Please direct inquiries to Ana Sias at ana.sias@ucsf.edu by sending a cover letter, CV, and at least 3 references.