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MEG CENTER ENGINEER in gif sur yvette/France

10 September 2019

MEG CENTER ENGINEER in gif sur yvette/France

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gif sur yvette/France


Join a dynamic group that pushes the limits of human magneto-encephalography and brain decoding!

Applications are invited for a tenure-track position as engineer at the Magneto-Encephalography Center at NeuroSpin in Saclay, near Paris, France, directed by Stanislas Dehaene.

The call is for a permanent position as Research Engineer at INSERM (French equivalent of NIH). Tenure will be evaluated within a year of the initial contract. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Profile: The successful candidate will have a competitive record of publications and a demonstrated expertise in MEG research or closely related fields. The successful candidate will help manage the NeuroSpin MEG center, ensure the availability of the best tools for NeuroSpin research teams and collaborators, and develop new MEG-based research in cognitive neuroscience, in tight collaboration with Stanislas Dehaene, Christophe Pallier, Ghislaine Dehaene-Lambertz, Virginie van Wassenhove and other researchers at NeuroSpin.

Eligible qualifications for this position include:
• Ph.D. in Physics, Engineering, Cognitive neuroscience, or related discipline
• Thorough knowledge of the technical, theoretical and practical principles of M/EEG
• Fluent knowledge in computer programming (languages: python, Matlab, shell scripting, C++)
• Knowledge of cognitive neuroscience
Knowledge of the French language is not required, but would be a bonus.

Submit a letter detailing your current research interests, a curriculum vitae, and two letters of recommendation (or the appropriate contact information) to with “Meg candidate” in the headline. Please apply before September 20, 2019, for a start date in the Fall 2019.

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Closing date:
College of France

Contact Information

Stanislas Dehaene
Bât. 145 - Point Courrier 156

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