Job ID: 147187

Postdoctoral Fellow - Neurorehabilitation Research

University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

  • Oct. 5, 2020
  • Postdoctoral Fellow - Neurorehabilitation Research
  • Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
    Houston, TX
  • Open until filled
  • Feb. 1, 2021
  • Post-Doc
  • Health Sciences - General
    Neurodevelopmental Disorders
    Physiology/Human Physiology
    Rehabilitation Counseling

The NeuroRecovery Research Center at TIRR Memorial Hermann Hospital is seeking a highly motivated researcher to contribute to ongoing projects. The research center is part of Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at the University of Texas – Medical School at Houston. The research center is house in TIRR Memorial Hermann Hospital that allows easy and convenient access to patient populations, including stroke, spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, amputation and pain. TIRR Memorial Hermann Hospital is ranked #3 in Rehabilitation according to US News and World Report.

A successful candidate must have a doctoral degree (PhD, MD, MD/PhD) in rehabilitation science, rehabilitation engineering, neurophysiology or related areas. The candidate must be highly motivated to advance his/her research career in neurorehabilitation. Proficiency in LabView and MatLab and experience with experimental studies of movement neuroscience are required. Experience with transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) or transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) in human subjects is desired.

The post-doctoral fellow is expected to contribute to ongoing projects on neuromodulation for stroke recovery. Development of new projects for possible grant proposal submission and collaboration with other faculty members are strongly encouraged.

  • UTHealth is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer (EEO/AA). UTHealth does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or any other basis prohibited by law. EOE/M/D/F/V.

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Contact Information

  • Sandra Jung
    Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
    11333 Moursund St.
    Ste, TIRR 144.1
    Houston, TX 77030
  • 713-797-7634
  • 713-500-0590

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