The Mortimer B. Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute at Columbia University brings together researchers from different scientific disciplines to transform our understanding of the mind and brain. In this highly interactive research environment, laboratories work together to gain critical insights into human health by exploring how the brain develops, performs, endures and recovers. The Zuckerman Institute is housed in the Jerome L. Greene Science Center, an architectural masterpiece on Columbia University’s new Manhattanville campus.
The Churchland lab seeks an Associate Research Scientist (ARS) to facilitate research in the field of motor control.
The ideal candidate will have expertise in primate training and electrophysiology, and will possess strong computational skills, as well as superior motivation, drive and demonstrated aptitude for research. Experience with cutting edge techniques for analysis of neural data is greatly valued.
MD, PhD, or doctorate in related field
Strong candidates will be interested and focused on interdisciplinary work, including collaborations involving neural network modeling.