Visiting Research Scientist, Indiana University, Bloomington

September 16, 2022

Drs. Anne Krendl and Rick Betzel at Indiana University, Bloomington are accepting applications for two Visiting Research Scientist positions (title equivalent to a postdoc). The Research Scientists will contribute to NIA-funded research on social cognition, aging, and network neuroscience. The project incorporates both behavioral and neuroimaging methodologies. The positions are designed for talented and productive researchers with a Ph.D. in psychology, neuroscience, or a related field, and an interest in interdisciplinary research. This project is being led by Drs. Krendl and Betzel, and will be conducted in collaboration with Dr. Andrew Saykin from the Indiana Alzheimer Disease Research Center.

The ideal candidate would have previous training in social or network neuroscience, and interests in conducting aging research. More information on the Dr. Krendl’s and Betzel’s research can be found at and, respectively.

The start date is flexible. We will begin considering applications immediately, with the positions staying open until filled. Salary will be, at minimum, commensurate with experience and will match or exceed salary recommended by NIH. The position also includes health benefits and assistance for relocation costs. Note that Bloomington is a vibrant multi-cultural college town, offers immediate access to state and national parks, and enjoys a low cost of living compared to nearby cities (18% lower than Chicago).

While we anticipate filling one position soon, the second position has an anticipated start of spring/summer 2023.

To apply, please email a cover letter that includes a proposed start date, CV, three representative publications, and the names and contact information of 3 references to Anne Krendl .

Indiana University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to religious, racial, cultural, and gender diversity. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

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