<div dir="ltr">Dear all,<br><div><div class="gmail_quote"><br><div dir="ltr">Please see an exciting opportunity for a machine-learning postdoc position in an impactful and influential lab in University of Pittsburgh. Posting on behalf of Dr. Taylor Abel from University of Pittsburgh pediatrics neurosurgery. <div><br></div><div>Best,<br></div><div>Pulkit</div><div><br><div class="gmail_quote"><div dir="ltr"><div>



















<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt;font-size:12pt;font-family:Cambria"><b><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">Postdoctoral Position in the Epilepsy,
Cognition, and Development Laboratory (ECDL) <span></span></span></b></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt;font-size:12pt;font-family:Cambria"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">We are seeking a
full-time postdoctoral researcher to work on a project that seeks to understand
the neurophysiologic mechanisms underlying visual recognition and how these
mechanisms emerge in human development.<span>  </span><span></span></span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt;font-size:12pt;font-family:Cambria"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">A background in
machine learning analysis is ideal.<span>  </span>A
background in electrophysiology and behavioral methods is desirable.<span>  </span>The project will involve collection and
analysis of human brain recordings in epilepsy surgery patients, so candidates
would ideally be comfortable working in a clinical environment.<span>  </span><span></span></span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt;font-size:12pt;font-family:Cambria"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">The ideal start date is Feb 2019, but application review
will continue until the positions are filled. The position is initially for at
least 12 months with the possibility of renewal. Compensation will be
competitive, and commensurate with relevant experience. University of
Pittsburgh has competitive benefits (including comprehensive medical insurance)
and is an equal opportunity employer.<span></span></span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt;font-size:12pt;font-family:Cambria"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">The ECDL is
based at the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.<span> 
</span>There is close collaboration with Marlene Behrmann, Avniel Ghuman, and
Pulkit Grover through the Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition.<span>  </span><span></span></span></p>

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<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin:0in 0in 0.0001pt;font-size:12pt;font-family:Cambria"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">Please send your
CV to and provide 3 email addresses for reference to Dr. Taylor Abel </span><a href="mailto:abeltj@upmc.edu" style="color:blue;text-decoration:underline" target="_blank"><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">abeltj@upmc.edu</span></a><span style="font-family:"Times New Roman"">.<span>  </span><span></span></span></p>





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