Postdoctoral position in Neurocognitive Aging

first_imgThe Gallagher lab at Johns Hopkins University is currentlyaccepting applications for a postdoctoral research fellow who willcontribute to interdisciplinary studies in a rat model of cognitiveaging. The ongoing research in rodents is focused on the functionalproperties of hippocampal circuits using behavioral, neuralrecording, and cellular/anatomical methods. As part of along-standing multi-investigator research program, the trainingenvironment provides a highly collaborative experience with anoutstanding group of senior scientists in basic research, withadditional contact in translational clinical applications inage-related memory impairment in humans and prodromal Alzheimer’sdisease in patients with amnestic mild cognitive impairment.Applicants should have a strong neuroscience background andfamiliarity with relevant methods for systems neuroscienceresearch. The fellow is expected to stay for 2 to 3 years; positionis renewable depending on availability of funds and satisfactoryperformance. Successful applicants will have demonstrated researchinterests in experimental cognitive neuroscience, strongexperimental and statistical training. Knowledge of Matlab andPython are preferred but not required.Applicants should submit the following materials via Interfolio:cover letter, statement of research interests, a curriculum vitaeand contact information for three references. Given currentin-person hiring restrictions, the applicant should be prepared forvirtual interviews via Zoom. Only applicants considered foremployment will be contacted.The Johns Hopkins University is committed to equal opportunity forits faculty, staff, and students. To that end, the university doesnot discriminate on the basis of sex, gender, marital status,pregnancy, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age,disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity orexpression, veteran status or other legally protectedcharacteristic. The university is committed to providing qualifiedindividuals access to all academic and employment programs,benefits and activities on the basis of demonstrated ability,performance and merit without regard to personal factors that areirrelevant to the program involved.The successful candidate(s) for this position will be subject to apre-employment background check.If you are interested in applying for employment with The JohnsHopkins University and require special assistance or accommodationduring any part of the pre-employment process, please contact theHR Business Services Office at [email protected] For TTYusers, call via Maryland Relay or dial 711.The following additional provisions may apply depending on whichcampus you will work. Your recruiter will adviseaccordingly.During the Influenza (“the flu”) season, as a condition ofemployment, The Johns Hopkins Institutions require all employeeswho provide ongoing services to patients or work in patient care orclinical care areas to have an annual influenza vaccination orpossess an approved medical or religious exception. Failure to meetthis requirement may result in termination of employment.The pre-employment physical for positions in clinical areas,laboratories, working with research subjects, or involvingcommunity contact requires documentation of immune status againstRubella (German measles), Rubeola (Measles), Mumps, Varicella(chickenpox), Hepatitis B and documentation of having received theTdap (Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis) vaccination. This may includedocumentation of having two (2) MMR vaccines; two (2) Varicellavaccines; or antibody status to these diseases from laboratorytesting. Blood tests for immunities to these diseases areordinarily included in the pre-employment physical exam except forthose employees who provide results of blood tests or immunizationdocumentation from their own health care providers. Anyvaccinations required for these diseases will be given at no costin our Occupational Health office.Equal Opportunity EmployerNote: Job Postings are updated daily and remain online untilfilled.EEO is the LawLearn more:https://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdfImportant legal informationhttp://hrnt.jhu.edu/legal.cfmlast_img read more

Ottawa Aces: Canadian club postpone League One entry to 2022 | Rugby League News

first_imgOttawa’s TD Place will now have to wait until 2022 to host professional rugby league Ottawa's TD Place will now have to wait until 2022 to host professional rugby league
Ottawa's TD Place will now have to wait until 2022 to host professional rugby league