Research Fellow in Cognitive Neuroscience

Bristol , City of Bristol (GB)
£42,418 - £44,991 per annum
25 May 2018
End of advertisement period
24 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The University of Bristol is seeking to appoint an experienced cognitive neuroscience researcher who wishes to develop a career in mental health. The post provides an exciting opportunity for the successful applicant to lead a study that examines whether fMRI and neuropsychological tests predict response to cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for patients with depression.

This study is funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Bristol Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) as part of the mental health research theme. The successful applicant will have completed their PhD and have expertise in human MR research, particularly, in functional MRI.
Detailed knowledge of MR data processing and analysis methods and design are essential, as is experience and expertise in neuropsychological testing. The post holder will be able to demonstrate outstanding academic ability, coupled with the potential for future research leadership.

The successful applicant will have the opportunity to develop their research and will be supported in developing an externally funded research programme.

Name, tel no and email details for informal contact/s: Dr David Kessler
+44 (0) 117 33 14031

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