[Comp-neuro] Post-doc in multimodal neuroimaging in Munich, Germany

Igor Yakushev Igor.Yakushev at lrz.tu-muenchen.de
Sun Jul 5 20:21:33 CEST 2015


A postdoctoral position is available immediately in the Neuroimaging 
group (Head: Dr. Igor Yakushev) at the Department of Nuclear Medicine, 
Technische Universität München (TUM), Munich, Germany.

Projects with include the modeling of cerebral networks and disease 
trajectories on the basis of brain images, as obtained using PET 
(amyloid, FDG), DTI, and fMRI. The group's clinical focus is 
neurodegenerative disorders, in particular Alzheimer’s disease. Existing 
data sets will provide the basis for prompt data analysis and 
publications.

The research group is integrated into the TUM Neuroimaging Center, which 
possesses a broad methodological and thematic expertise: 
http://www.tumnic.mri.tum.de/tumnic/index.html
The Dept. of Nuclear Medicine offers exciting opportunities for 
neuroimaging research in an interdisciplinary environment and access to 
state-of-the-art technology including a hybrid PET/MR scanner.

You should hold a PhD or equivalent degree in a relevant discipline 
(e.g., computer sciences, engineering, physics, mathematics, 
neuroscience, medicine). Experience in image analysis tools (SPM, FSL, 
FreeSurfer) is desirable. Solid knowledge of programming (Matlab, Java) 
and statistics (SPSS, SAS, R) is advantageous.

Salary is according to TV-L. The position is limited for two years, with 
a possibility of extension. Applications will be considered until the 
position has been filled.

Interested researchers should submit their applications including CV, 
two recommendation letters (or names and contact details of personal 
references), and a brief letter of motivation to Dr. Yakushev at 
igor.yakushev at lrz.tum.de


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