Associate Project Scientist Position for Neuroimaging of Addiction

UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences

UCLA’s Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, in conjunction with the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior (a multi-disciplinary neuroscience research center), seeks a full-time project scientist, at the Associate rank, to participate in management and development of neuroimaging data analysis projects. Applicants must have a demonstrated record of excellence and rigor in scholarship and data analytic skill that focuses on studies using neuroimaging data. Responsibilities for the position will combine involvement in developing analytic plans, and technical development of analytic pipelines. Preferred candidates will have established technical, management, and training skills centered around neuroimaging data analysis.

Candidates must possess a Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D in cognitive science, neuroscience, psychology, biomedical engineering, physics/medical, physics/biophysics, computer science, biological science or other relevant fields; and qualify for an associate-level project scientist appointment at UCLA. An established record of publication and demonstrated ability to efficiently and skillfully use neuroimaging analysis techniques is required. Evidence of leadership ability and postdoctoral training will be considered as added qualifications.

Interested applicants must submit: i) a cover letter outlining academic interests and a brief statement about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion*; ii) curriculum vitae with bibliography; and iii) contact information for three potential references to the application portal at The application deadline 11/14/2020.

For more information, please contact Edythe London, Ph.D. at

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