The Center for Autism Research Excellence (CARE) at Boston University is seeking to hire a full time post-doctoral fellow to work on several ongoing research programs and coordinate a new project investigating auditory processing in adolescents with autism spectrum disorder.
We are looking for an energetic scientist who is interested in exploring how purpose-built videogames can be used to probe and lead to changes in auditory processing in adolescents with ASD behavioral and neural measures in the context of a randomized controlled trial. The ideal applicant will have a strong research background, technical and programming expertise, as well as experience collecting and analyzing behavioral and electrophysiological (EEG/ERP) data. Some experience working with people with ASD is preferred.
The Post-Doctoral Researcher will have primary responsibilities in managing and carrying out all aspects the new research program. Responsibilities include:
There will also be opportunities to work on other ongoing projects at CARE and to collaborate with other scientists with expertise in EEG/ERP analyses. Salary and benefits will be competitive and Boston University offers active support programs to post-doctoral fellows.
The position will start fall/winter 2018 with a minimum of a two-year commitment.
Interested candidates should send a CV, cover letter, research statement and contact information for three professional references to Helen Tager-Flusberg, Ph.D. (email@example.com)and Chloe Adams Agarwal (Center Administrator) – firstname.lastname@example.org.
To learn more about the Center, please visit our website: www.bu.edu/autism