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

March 14, 2023

The Neuroscience of Mind & Behavior Lab (PI: Dr. Anne Krendl; at Indiana University, Bloomington is seeking a full-time lab technician to work on NIA-funded research on social neuroscience and aging. The project is in collaboration with Dr. Rick Betzel (

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 data, and assisting with fMRI analyses. 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), experience working with neuroimaging data, interests in network neuroscience and aging research, and the ability work independently. No licenses or certificates are necessary. 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 2023, 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 . Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled.

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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