Research Assistant | Stanford University

A full-time Research Assistant position is available in Dr. Hosseini’s group within the Center for Interdisciplinary Brain Sciences Research (CIBSR) at Stanford University.

The position involves leading/assisting with various aspects of multimodal neuroimaging studies in human including assessments, neuroimaging data collection, preprocessing and analysis as well as taking part in manuscript preparation. The focus of the computation neuroimaging studies is on investigating alterations in the organization of human connectome in health and disease (Alzheimer’s, ADHD, Stroke, etc.) using state of the art neuroimaging techniques combined with novel computational methods (graph theoretical and multivariate pattern analyses). The translational projects involve developing personalized interventions that integrate computerized cognitive rehabilitation , real-time functional brain imaging and neurofeedback, as well as virtual reality tailored toward targeted rehabilitation of the affected brain networks in patients with neurocognitive disorders.

Requirements:

  • Bachelors in Neuroscience, Psychology, Computer Science, Statistics, Physics or a related field.
  • Experience with programming in MATLAB, Python, and/or other related computing languages.
  • Stong analytical skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with neuroimaging (fMRI, fNIRS) data collection and related analysis packages (SPM, FSL, AFNI, HOMER, etc.).
  • Strong written communication skills.
  • Previous experience with human subject (behavioral/neuroimaging) research.

To Apply

Applicants are invited to send their resume and a cover letter (optional) to study_brain@stanford.edu.