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Postdoctoral Fellow in Brain-Computer Interface for Neurological Disorders
The Dystonia and Speech Motor Control Laboratory (https://simonyanlab.hms.harvard.edu) at Massachusetts Eye and Ear, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School is seeking a postdoctoral fellow to work on the development of EEG-based closed-loop brain-computer interfaces (BCIs) for treatment and rehabilitation of a debilitating neurological disorder, dystonia.
The postdoctoral fellow will function as part of a multidisciplinary team of physician-scientists, neuroscientists, geneticists, neurologists, and laryngologists at Mass Eye and Ear and Mass General Hospital. This position is best suited for an individual with a broad computational background interested in understanding and examining critical clinical problems and developing research solutions for their translation into the clinical setting to improve healthcare. The fellow will be highly competitive to pursue future opportunities in either academia or industry (pharma and biotech).
The successful candidate will work at the intersection of computational neuroscience, machine learning, and neuroimaging to implement BCIs based on neurofeedback and virtual reality.
**To be considered, candidates must submit a Statement of Interest in addition to their CV.
Responsibilities will include but may not be limited to: