Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg
Fakulty VI - Medical and Health Science
The Neuroimaging Unit at the School of Medicine and Health Sciences of the University of Oldenburg is seeking to fill the position of a
Scientific Research Associate m/f/d
(Salary level E13 TVL, 100%)
for the development of acquisition, storage and processing pipelines for open and reproducible science building on the BIDS standard.
The position is embedded in a DFG Core Facility grant and is available as soon as possible until 30th of September. 2023 (with the possibility to extend another two years after successful project evaluation). The position is suitable for part-time work.
In a newly funded project we aim to implement data storage and processing pipelines for open and reproducible science based on the BIDS standard.
The Neuroimaging Unit hosts a state of the art MEG (Elekta Triux) and an MRI (Siemens Prisma 3T) and is embedded in an excellent interdisciplinary scientific environment with a strong research focus on neurosensory, neurocognitive, and medical research.
The successful candidate is expected to actively contribute to the implementation of neuroscience data acquisition, storage, and reproducible analysis pipelines building on the BIDS standard at the University of Oldenburg, to contribute to community efforts and dissemination. Candidates are expected to have an academic university degree (Master or equivalent) in the field of informatics, engineering, neuroscience or psychology and have shown their ability to perform excellent scientific work, e.g. demonstrated by an excellent publication record. Prior experience with the BIDS standard as well as its programming, experience with neuroimaging techniques and data analysis (especially fMRI or MEG/EEG) and fluency in English is required. Experience with open science tools and databases, other neurophysiological modalities, as well as knowlegde of German are desirable.
The University of Oldenburg is dedicated to increase the percentage of female employees in the field of science. Therefore, female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. In accordance to § 21 Section 3 NHG, female candidates with equal qualifications will be preferentially considered. Applicants with disabilities will be given preference in case of equal qualification.
Please send your application including a cover letter, CV, list of potential referees, links to recent publications and copies of certificates for academic grades to Prof. Jochem Rieger, Department of Psychology, University of Oldenburg, 26111 Oldenburg, Germany (). Electronic applications (one pdf file) are preferred. For inquiries please use the same contact. The application deadline is 12th of March 2021.