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A Postdoctoral Research position is available in Dr. Hasan Ayaz Lab in the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems. This position requires a highly motivated Postdoctoral Researcher with strong research background and experience/familiarity in non-invasive neuroimaging, neurostimulation approaches, neuroergonomics research, computer programming, biomedical signal processing and data analysis.
The Postdoctoral Researcher will investigate the application of non-invasive neuroimaging to clinical, scientific, and everyday applications. The researcher will interact with other members of the PIs group as well as collaborators to conduct research, develop experimental approaches and author publications. This is a one-year renewable term appointment depending on funding and performance.
Author publications and present findings to the scientific/academic community.
Mentor graduate and undergraduate engineering students in their projects.
Coordinate all projects and lab resources and help execute the ongoing projects with PI Dr. Ayaz.
Develop data analysis approaches for individual experiments.
Develop hardware and software solutions for experimental setups.
Engage in Experimental Design, coordination with institutional IRBs, and data collection.
Perform signal processing, feature extraction, data analysis, visualization and interpretation on existing and new datasets.
Help developing and writing research proposal and applying for research grants.
Collaborate with industry and academic partners on research projects.
Other duties as assigned by the PI.
PhD in Biomedical Engineering or related fields (Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering etc.)
Proficiency in computer programming both high-level (Matlab and/or Python) and low level (C, C#, etc.)
Experience with statistical analysis (SPSS, NCSS, etc. )
Proficiency with wearable and multimodal neuroimaging (EEG, fNIRS, etc.)
Experience with neurostimulation (TMS, tDCS, etc.)
Excellent oral and written communication skills in English language.
This position is classified as exempt with a salary grade of I. For more information regarding Drexel’s Professional Staff salary structure, https://drexel.edu/hr/career/ducomp/salstructure/
Please make sure you upload your resume and cover letter when submitting your application.