Research Fellow - Attention, EEG and Eye Tracking (UCL)

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Closing Date
19 Nov 2019
£35,965 to £43,470 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance, Grade 7
Full time, funded for one year in the first instance

Duties and Responsibilities

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research fellow position in UCL Attention and Cognitive Control laboratory at the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, supervised by Prof Nilli Lavie in collaboration with Prof Maria Chait. The project is funded by Toyota and the research focus would be on Sustained Attention States using EEG combined with behavioural and eye-tracking measures of attention, working memory and perception.

The post-holder will be responsible for the design and running of behavioural, neuroimaging and other cognitive neuroscience experiments in humans, as well as for recording, analysing and writing up the results.

The position is funded for one year, in the first instance and available to start as soon as the post is filled.

Key Requirements

The successful applicant should have a PhD in cognitive neuroscience or related area. Experience in neuroimaging (preferably using the methods of EEG or MEG), as well as knowledge of a range of relevant research techniques and scientific literature, is essential for the post. The applicant should have research skills applicable to this area of research and a proven ability to analyse and write up data. The ability to present complex information effectively to a range of audiences is desirable.

For more information about the ICN attention lab visit the lab website:

For more information about the position and to apply, please click here. 

Contact Details

If you have any queries regarding the application process please contact Lucy Spikesley