[Comp-neuro] Gatsby Postdoc Training Fellowships

Peter Dayan dayan at gatsby.ucl.ac.uk
Thu Oct 5 17:42:40 CEST 2006


Postdoctoral Training Fellowship Positions

Theoretical Neuroscience

Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit
UCL, UK
http://www.gatsby.ucl.ac.uk/

The Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit invites applications for
postdoctoral fellowship positions in theoretical neuroscience and
related areas.

The Gatsby Unit is a world-class centre for theoretical neuroscience
and machine learning, focusing on the interpretation of neural data,
population coding, perceptual processing, neural dynamics,
neuromodulation, and learning. The Unit also has significant interests
across a range of areas in machine learning.

For further details of our research please see:
http://www.gatsby.ucl.ac.uk/research.html

The Unit provides a unique environment in which a critical mass of
theoreticians interact closely with each other and with other
world-class research groups in related departments at University
College London, including Anatomy, Computer Science, Functional
Imaging, Physics, Physiology, Psychology, Neurology, Ophthalmology,
and Statistics, and the new cross-faculty Centre for Computational
Statistics and Machine Learning.

The Unit's visitor and seminar programmes enable staff and students to
engage with leading researchers from across the world.  

Candidates must have a strong analytical background and demonstrable
interest and expertise in theoretical neuroscience.

Stipends are competitive, based on experience and
achievement. Fellowships are typically offered for two years in the
first instance.

Applicants should send in pdf, plain text or Word format a CV, a
statement of research interests, and the names and full contact
details (including e-mail addresses) of three referees to:
asstadmin at gatsby.ucl.ac.uk

Applicants are directed to further particulars about the positions
available from: http://www.gatsby.ucl.ac.uk/vacancies/index.html

The closing date for applications is 12th November 2006.


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