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Postdoctoral Training Opportunity – Neuroimaging at the Department of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences

The Department of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences (DPTHMS) in the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University has announced a new fellowship opportunity. Dr. Jun Yao is seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow with expertise in neuroimaging using EEG, fMRI, and DTI, or using central or peripheral stimulations, or bio-mechanical methods to understand motor control, learning, or recovery in human subjects. 

The DPTHMS is involved in cutting-edge research to:

  1. understand the neuromechanisms underlying movement control, and
  2. the development of novel rehabilitation interventions and devices based on the latest scientific findings.

DPTHMS is part of a vibrant educational and cultural community located on the Chicago campus of Northwestern close to Lake Michigan and the “Magnificent Mile." DPTHMS collaborates with the Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Radiology, Physiology, Communications Sciences and Disorders, Neurology, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Orthopedic and Neurologic Surgery, Preventive Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Oncology.

Enthusiastic candidates with a recent PhD, MD, or equivalent doctoral degree are encouraged to apply. Salary and benefits are competitive. US citizenship is not required.

Please email your CV, contact information, and two to three references to Ray Arceo.

Applications sent before July 31, 2023 will be fully considered. The position will be open until filled.

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, underrepresented racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.