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Group Leader in Trondheim/Norway

04 December 2019

Group Leader in Trondheim/Norway

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The Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) is announcing a 6-year tenure-track associate professorship in Medicine, with emphasis on human brain imaging, at the Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience (KISN).
The position is affiliated with the Centre of Excellence (SFF) Centre for Neural Computation and the Egil and Pauline Braathen and Fred Kavli Centre for Cortical Microcircuits. The Kavli-Braathen Centre offers access to a facility for behavioral imaging experiments in humans.
NTNU and St. Olav’s Hospital have a mutual strategy for integration of research activities including shared operation of advanced infrastructures for research. Results and competence from KISN shall ultimately contribute to clinical practice. In this respect, the position will form a bridge between KISN and St. Olav’s Hospital.

Together with the Institute`s other academic staff, the person holding the post is responsible for research and teaching in the discipline of human cognitive neuroscience. This includes the person's own research, and supervision of students and postdocs in the discipline, as well as teaching at the Master program in neuroscience.
The candidate will work at the interface between KISN and the larger fMRI community of NTNU and St. Olav's Hospital. The successful candidate will play a key role in the newly established Norwegian 7T MR Center and the MR core facility. We expect the candidate to actively participate in and develop infrastructure and research in this community and to show a keen interest and experience in educating the next generation of neuroscientists. Emphasis will therefore be placed on ability and experience in initiating and leading research in the subject area.

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Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience

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Kay Gastinger
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+47 982 83 906

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