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Boston University RESEARCH SPECIALIST II, School of Medicine, Neurology in BOSTON, Massachusetts

This is a Research Technician position to perform human cognitive and clinical neuroscience research in the Departments of Neurology at BUMC and Psychological & Brain Sciences at CRC, both at Boston University. A successful candidate will be a highly energetic, hard worker who will take on the responsibility for conducting a wide range of tasks related cognitive and clinical neuroscience research using clinical assessments, electroencephalography (EEG), transcranial electrical brain stimulation (tES), functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) and behavior (eye tracking, psychophysics) to study visual perception and cognition in the healthy human brain and particularly in people with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and Alzheimer's disease. The technician will work under the supervision of Dr. Andrew Budson, Professor of Neurology, Dr. Robert Reinhart, Associate Professor of Psychological & Brain Sciences, and Dr. Katherine Turk, Assistant Professor of Neurology

Required Skills

Required Bachelor's Degree with 3-5 years of related experience.

Preferred qualifications: degree in neuroscience, psychology, biology or related area.

Position requires tenacity, attention to detail, self-motivation, and basic computer and office skills.

Please note all newly hired staff and faculty will need to be in compliance with Boston University’s COVID-19 Vaccination and Booster Requirement ( within 30 days of date of hire. You must upload your vaccine documentation or request a medical or religious exemption ( instructions ( ). For further information on the University’s response to COVID-19, please visit the COVID-19 Resources ( site.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, natural or protective hairstyle, religion, sex, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military service, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, or because of marital, parental, or veteran status. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor .

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