Postdoctoral Research Assistant: Brain Connectivity
Oxford University Centre for Functional MRI of the Brain (FMRIB)

Grade 7: Salary 28,839 35,469 p.a

The Centre for Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Brain seeks a postdoctoral research assistant to work with Drs Tim Behrens and Saad Jbabdi in diffusion MR imaging of the brain. 
The aim of the research plan is to improve methodology for diffusion tractography and to provide methods for combining anatomical connectivity information with functional connectivity information. 
 Employment could begin from October 2009 and is for a period of 2 years. The post is funded by the EC. 

Candidates must have a doctorate in a relevant discipline, and have prior experience of Neuroimaging or machine learning/statistical inference.  Computer programming skills are also essential. Candidates should have an excellent academic track record.

For an outline of the lab's research interests and links to further information see 

Applications, including a curriculum vitae and details of three referees who may be contacted prior to interview, should be sent to Mrs Marilyn Goulding, FMRIB Centre, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford 0X3 9DU, fax: (01865) 222717; e-mail: [log in to unmask]