The Rehabilitation Neuroscience Laboratory (RNL) at the University of Missouri is recruiting a full-time postdoctoral fellow. This individual will join a well-equipped cognitive neuroscience lab with access to patient populations and clinical collaborators. A major focus is on understanding the functional (sensory, motor, and cognitive) consequences of central neuroplasticity associated with injuries and surgical repairs to the peripheral nerves.

Requirements include a relevant PhD and/or MD degree(s) and a high level of intrinsic motivation. The successful individual will possess solid statistics and computing skills and have the ability to work both independently and collaboratively. Prior experience with one or more of the following techniques is highly desirable: MRI/fMRI, TMS/tDCS, EEG/ERP, psychophysics, movement kinematics.

The RNL provides a challenging and supportive environment in which to gain additional training and has a history of success in preparing postdoctoral scientists for independent research careers. View lab publications at the following link:

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To apply, please visit the MU website at submit a curriculum vitae and letter of interest. For additional information about the position, please contact Scott H. Frey, PhD, at Applications will be reviewed starting immediately and will continue until a suitable candidate is hired.