A postdoctoral position will be available soon at the Center for Mind/Brain Sciences (CIMeC, http://www.cimec.unitn.it/en) at the University of Trento (Italy). The topic of investigation will cover the neural dynamics underlying visual imagery adopting MEG. The position is supported by the ERC Advanced Grant “Perceptual Awareness in the Reorganizing Brain” (PI Carlo Marzi).
Candidates should have a Ph.D. degree in a field related to Cognitive Neuroscience or related areas. The ideal candidate should have previous experience in EEG/MEG data acquisition and analysis and good programming skills in Matlab and Fieldtrip. Knowledge of the Italian language is not required.
The salary will be proportional to the level of experience and the starting date of the appointment is negotiable, but within the next 6 months. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. The contract will have a duration of 1 year, and can be extended by another year. Applications should be sent to [log in to unmask], including a CV, statement of research interests, and contact details of two referees. Potential candidates are also encouraged to send informal inquiries to [log in to unmask].
CIMeC offers an international and vibrant research setting with access to state-of-the-art neuroimaging methodologies, including a research-only MR scanner, MEG, EEG and TMS, as well as behavioural, eye tracking and motion tracking laboratories. English is the official language of the CIMeC, where a large proportion of the faculty, post-docs and students come from a wide range of countries outside of Italy.
University of Trento consistently ranks as a top Italian university in both
national Research Assessment Evaluations (RAE) and University Surveys. In the
latest RAE, the University of Trento as a whole ranks 2nd among medium-sized