We are looking for a postgraduate associate with an interest in the use functional MRI neurofeedback for treating and studying neuropsychiatric disorders. The primary project will be a study of real-time fMRI neurofeedback in patients with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), funded by an NIH grant.
The candidate will be trained in recruiting PTSD patients, scheduling visits, and conducting neuroimaging sessions including real-time fMRI neurofeedback scans. The position requires interpersonal skills and will involve coordinating with clinicians, patients, scanner technicians and researchers. There will be opportunities to learn about other ongoing neuroimaging studies involving different neuropsychiatric populations.
The ideal candidate will have completed a bachelor’s degree, but not a doctoral degree, and will be interested in training for a year in human neuroimaging research.
Applicants should forward a CV, contact information for 3 references, and a statement of research interests to Michelle Hampson (firstname.lastname@example.org). The ideal start date is July 1, 2018, but there is some flexibility. Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and members of minority groups.