PhD Student(m/f) in Neuroscience and Neuroimaging
The Department of Neurology at the RWTH Aachen University and the Institute of Neuroscience and Medicine (INM-4) at the Research Centre in Jülich invites applications for a Ph.D. student position, to begin as soon as possible. The position is initially limited to a fixed 3-year term, with the option for extension. The opportunity to receive a PhD is given.
The available Ph.D. student position is within the framework of the JARA-Brain –Translational Brain Medicine in Neurology. The research will focus on structural and functional neuroimaging using Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) but also computational approaches in neurodegenerative disorders. Questions concerning details of the project are welcome and should be addressed to Dr. Reetz.
Expertise in the area of one of the following scientific focuses is particularly welcome: e.g. Clinicalor Computational Neurosciences, Statistics, Neuroinformatics, Biology, or Psychology. Prior research experience with neuroimaging and/or neuropsychological studies is advantageous. Candidates must hold a MS/M.Sc. degree or equivalent in the field of Neuroscience. Candidates should also demonstrate aptitude in written and spoken English, and as working with patients fluency in the German language is expected.
The RWTH Aachen University is certified as a family-friendly university and offers a dual careerprogram for partner hiring. We particularly welcome and encourage applications from women, disabled people and ethnic minority groups, recognizing they are underrepresented across RWTH Aachen University. The principles of fair and open competition apply and appointments will be made on merit. Please submit a cover letter stating research aims, a curriculum vitae and list of publications (if available) to:Jun.-Prof. Dr. med. Kathrin Reetz
Deadline for applications will be 31.12.2013.
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