Postdoctoral Scholar
The Adult Neuroplasticity Lab at Penn State University

Position Description: 

The Adult Neuroplasticity Lab at The Pennsylvania State University (PI: Chaleece W. Sandberg, PhD, CCC-SLP) is seeking a Postdoctoral Scholar for a one-year position beginning immediately at the University Park, PA campus. 

Responsibilities will include recruitment, assessment, and treatment of persons with aphasia, neuroimaging data collection and analysis, generation of presentations and manuscripts, and lab management responsibilities, including mentoring undergraduate and graduate students in the lab. 

Requirements for the position include a Ph.D. in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Psychology, Neuroscience, or a related field.  Experience collecting and analyzing fMRI data is a must (additional experience with EEG data analysis is ideal, but not required).

Penn State is committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in all of its forms.  We embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusive excellence that supports both broad and specific diversity initiatives, leverage the educational and institutional benefits of diversity, and engage all individuals to help them thrive.  We value inclusive excellence as a core strength and an essential element of our public service mission.

How to Apply: 

Job Number: 88027

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Job Title: Postdoctoral Scholar

Department: Communication Sciences and Disorders

Sup Org: College of Health and Human Development

Campus Location: UP

Position Closing Date: Jun 01, 2020

To apply, please upload a cover letter, CV, and contact information for three professional references.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a suitable candidate is identified.