Harvard University Postdoctoral Fellow in Theoretical Neuroscience and/or Theory of Neural Computation in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Title Postdoctoral Fellow in Theoretical Neuroscience and/or Theory of Neural Computation
School Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Department/Area Applied Mathematics
A postdoctoral position is available in Cengiz Pehlevan’s group at Harvard University. We are looking for candidates with strong analytical and numerical skills, and backgrounds in (theoretical) neuroscience, applied mathematics, physics, engineering, computer science, or related fields. Our research areas are in theoretical neuroscience and the theory of neural computation in natural and artificial systems. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to join our ongoing projects and/or pursue new directions. For recent publications, see pehlevan.seas.harvard.edu. For questions, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The position is funded for multiple years, with an initial one-year appointment and expectation of extension contingent on satisfactory progress. Review of applications will begin immediately. Ideal start date is around September 2023, but is flexible.
A Ph.D in (theoretical) neuroscience, applied mathematics, physics, engineering, computer science, or related fields.
An application must include:
CV (including full contact information)
At least two to three letters of recommendation
A short statement of research interests
SEAS is dedicated to building a diverse and welcoming community, and we strongly encourage applications from historically underrepresented groups.
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Minimum Number of References Required 2
Maximum Number of References Allowed 3