Postdoctoral Position available at the Center on Child Health, Behavior and Development at Seattle Children’s Research Institute (Seattle, Washington) in the lab of Dr. Sara Jane Webb PhD and Dr. Jeffrey Ojemann. The position is open for start date of July 1 – October 30, 2023.
The University of Washington & Seattle Children’s Research Institute bring together scientists from several different disciplines to translate research findings into action. Within our program of research, we are working collaboratively to identify neural signatures that can inform our understanding of the developing brain.
As a part of this postdoctoral position, the candidate will contribute to projects related to the use of intracranial EEG and stimulation (e.g., evoked potentials) for circuit mapping in child, youth, and adult populations; will be involved in developing projects to map motor and anxiety responsive circuitry and how they change with age; and advance therapeutic development to help guide clinical care decisions. The position will include a focus on both data acquisition and data analytics.
The position has a duration of 12 months with possibility of extension for up to 3 years. For more information about the labs, please see our websites http://depts.washington.edu/pbslab/ and https://neurosurgery.uw.edu/research/research-labs/ojemann-lab.
The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. with experience in intracranial EEG, bio-signal processing, neuroscience, or areas complementary to the aims of our research groups, and with an interest in epilepsy, developmental disabilities or mental health.
Duties will focus on training and monitoring of data acquisition, data processing and analysis, training and supervision of research assistants and interns, co-authoring or leading publications, and the dissemination of findings.
-Doctorate degree (PhD/DVM/MD) in specialty area from an accredited university training program
- Experience using basic research techniques of specialty area
- Previous experience conducting research in the pediatric arena
- Experience in protocol and manuscript development and in grant writing
- Experience in intracranial EEG, bio-signal processing, and neuroscience
This compensation range was calculated based on full-time employment (2080 hours worked per calendar year). Offers are determined by multiple factors including equity, skills, experience, and expertise, and may vary within the range provided.
Seattle Children’s offers annual incentive pay based upon performance that is commensurate with the level of the position.
This compensation range is specific to Seattle, positions located outside of Seattle may be compensated differently depending on various factors.
Seattle Children’s offers a generous benefit package, including medical, dental, and vision plans, 403(b), life insurance, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, and more. Click here for more information.
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