Indiana University – Bloomington, The Neuroscience of Mind & Behavior Lab: Lab Technician

February 24, 2021

The Neuroscience of Mind & Behavior Lab (PI: Dr. Anne Krendl; krendlab.sitehost.iu.edu<krendlab.sitehost.iu.edu/>) at Indiana University, Bloomington is seeking a full-time lab technician to work on NIA-funded research on social neuroscience and aging. This position will be primarily focused on neuroimaging data collection and analyses. Responsibilities include recruiting and testing healthy older adults for fMRI studies, overseeing IRB protocols, managing fMRI and behavioral data, and coordinating research efforts with our team at the Indianapolis Alzheimer Disease Research Center. The lab technician will also receive formal training in administering neuropsychological assessments. The lab technician will have opportunities to earn authorship on publications and present posters at scientific meetings. This is an ideal position for a candidate looking to gain research experience before applying to graduate or medical school. The position requires a bachelor’s degree in psychology, neuroscience, or a related field. The ideal candidate will have coding experience (e.g., Matlab, Python), prior neuroimaging experience, previously worked with people either in research or more applied settings, interests in network neuroscience and aging research, and the ability work independently. Applicants who intend to spend a minimum of 2 years in the position will be preferred.
The target start date for this position is Summer/Fall 2021, although the exact date is flexible. Salary is commensurate with experience, and includes health benefits. To apply, please email a CV, a cover letter that includes a proposed start date, and the names and contact information for 3 references to Dr. Krendl at akrendl@indiana.edu<mailto:akrendl@indiana.edu>. Review of applications will begin immediately. Indiana University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to racial, cultural, and gender diversity. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

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