• Postdoctoral Researcher

    Memory and Cognitive Aging Laboratory, University of Missouri
    Department: Psychological Sciences
    Position Status: Full-Time
    Posting Date: 3/21/2014
    Application Deadline: Until position is filled

    Postdoctoral Researcher Position in Human Memory for 2-3 years



    The Memory and Cognitive Aging Laboratory in the Department of Psychological Sciences at the University of Missouri-Columbia, under the supervision of Moshe Naveh-Benjamin, is looking to hire a post-doctoral research fellow to conduct research on memory and aging and memory and attention.  The position would be for 2-3 years, and start on September 1, 2014. The position involves planning, designing and conducting studies investigating age-related changes in memory, as well as the effects of divided attention on memory. There are also opportunities to conduct neuroimaging studies related to these issues in the Departmental Brain Imaging Center.  The position will also involve mentoring graduate and undergraduate students in the lab.


    Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Psychology, or equivalent degree from a foreign institution, by September 2014. Strong background in experimental methods and statistics is essential. Previous experience with any of the following is desirable, but not required: E-prime, Matlab programming, multi-level modeling.


    If you are interested in this position, please send a cover letter describing your background, research interests and long-term goals, as well as a CV and a few selected reprints or preprints via email to navehbenjaminm@missouri.edu.  Please include the names of at least 2 references who can be approached for letters.  While email is preferred, paper applications can be sent to: Moshe Naveh-Benjamin, Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65203.  Review of applications starts immediately and will continue until the position is filled.


    For more information on the Memory and Cognitive Aging Laboratory please visit our website at:  http://macal.missouri.edu/                                      

    Contact Information

    Moshe Naveh-Benjamin
    Department of Psychological Sciences
    University of Missouri
    Columbia, Missouri, United States 65211

    Facility Address

    210 McAlester Hall
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri
    Columbia, Missouri, United States 65211