The Park Aging Mind Lab (directed by Dr. Denise Park) at the Center for Vital Longevity has a position available for a postdoctoral research associate. The lab is located in a state-of-the-art research facility with excellent access to both MRI and PET scanners. The laboratory is focused on the cognitive neuroscience of aging. The postdoc will be free to pursue a broad range of topics and interests within this domain with access to a large, already-collected data set: the Dallas Lifespan Brain Study. Intervention research is also a topic of interest. The candidate must hold an earned PhD in Cognitive Neuroscience and have prior neuroimaging experience, preferably with fMRI or amyloid imaging with PET.
The University of Texas at Dallas is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, citizenship status, Vietnam era or special disabled veteran’s status, or sexual orientation.
Review of applicants will begin immediately. Indication of gender and ethnicity for affirmative action statistical purposes is requested as part of the application but is not required for consideration.
Curriculum vitae, a letter of interest, up to three scholarly publications, and three letters of reference (or the names and contact information for at least three professional references) should be submitted via the online application (under Position Title: Research Associate) at:
Informal inquiries should be directed to Dr. Denise Park at email@example.com or 972-883-3255.
Lab website: www.agingmind.utdallas.edu
Minimum Qualifications: PhD in Cognitive Neuroscience
Preferred Qualifications: Prior neuroimaging experience with fMRI or PET; Prior supervisory experience