[Comp-neuro] Brain Corporation Jobs: Neuroscience of motor control

Eugene Izhikevich Eugene.Izhikevich at braincorporation.com
Sun Jun 24 06:02:12 CEST 2012

Multiple full-time positions are available immediately in modeling of sensorimotor control at Brain Corporation, San Diego, CA.

Submit your CV/resume and relevant papers to Dr. Eugene M. Izhikevich [jobs AT braincorporation.com]. In your cover letter, please address the following requirements.


We are seeking candidates who are exceptionally good in any two of the following three areas:

(1) modeling and simulation of sensorimotor processing, reinforcement learning, action selection, or motor control;

(2) solid experience in spiking networks, spike-timing dynamics, and STDP;

(3) excellent programming skills in C/C++, PYTHON or MATLAB.

Of interest are candidates with substantial experience in constructing and simulating internal models and motor primitives; in modeling locomotion, reaching and grasping; in modeling biological vision for navigation and control; in modeling the oculomotor system, proprioceptive system, brainstem and spinal cord, locomotor CPG, cerebellum, basal ganglia, or motor cortex.

The employee compensation package includes stock options, matching 401k retirement contributions, and annual performance-based bonuses.

Dr. Eugene M. Izhikevich
Chairman & CEO
Brain Corporation
San Diego, California

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