07/06/2019
The Human Resources Strategy for Researchers

Reseach Technician

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Universitat Pompeu Fabra - ETIC
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Neurosciences
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    23/06/2019 23:00 - Europe/Athens
  • LOCATION
    Spain › Barcelona
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Part-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    20
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/07/2019
  • EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME
    FP7 / Ideas-ERC

Applications are invited for a part-time Research Technician in the Computational Neuroscience Group (CNS), Language and Comparative Cognition (LCC) Group and the Speech Acquisition and Perception Group (SAP) at Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona), in the Center for Brain and Cognition, Universitat Pompeu Fabra https://www.upf.edu/web/cbc/

This position is supported in part by the projects: UNDER CONTROL-Mechanisms of cognitive control and language learning, Id. 323961 ERC Advanced Grant, financed by EU FP7; Multimind-The Multilingual Mind, Id. 765556 MSCA-ITN-2017 Innovative Training Network, financed by EU Horizon 2020; Spanish national project Complexity of Brain States (ref. PSI2016-75688-P) financed by the Spanish Research Agency (AEI) and the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF); Spanish national project ProsCons Prosodic constraints in the discovery of linguistic structure: Exploring domain specificity and experience (ref. PGC2018-096641-B-I00) financed by the Spanish Research Agency (AEI) and the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)

Applications are invited for a part-time Research Technician in the Computational Neuroscience Group (CNS), Language and Comparative Cognition (LCC) Group and the Speech Acquisition and Perception Group (SAP) at Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona), in the Center for Brain and Cognition, Universitat Pompeu Fabra https://www.upf.edu/web/cbc/

This position is supported in part by the projects: UNDER CONTROL-Mechanisms of cognitive control and language learning, Id. 323961 ERC Advanced Grant, financed by EU FP7; Multimind-The Multilingual Mind, Id. 765556 MSCA-ITN-2017 Innovative Training Network, financed by EU Horizon 2020; Spanish national project Complexity of Brain States (ref. PSI2016-75688-P) financed by the Spanish Research Agency (AEI) and the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF); Spanish national project ProsCons Prosodic constraints in the discovery of linguistic structure: Exploring domain specificity and experience (ref. PGC2018-096641-B-I00) financed by the Spanish Research Agency (AEI) and the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)

Job Description

Recruiting for studies - families (infant studies) and adult participants

Manage of human experiments – prepare stimuli, questionnaires, scripts, check equipment, translation of experimental material, reception of families/participants, run experiments

Management of animal studies

Update and management of experimental data and preliminary analysis

Testing

Coding/double coding of the data

Support in the management of computational cluster

Candidate minimum requirements:

Proficient knowledge of English. Fluent in Spanish and Catalan, a plus.

Experience as a Research technician in R&D (two years).

Desired capacity to demonstrate:

Experience as a Research Technician in Neuroscience.

Proven ability to prioritize a varied workload and to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.

High level of accuracy and attention to detail.

Proactive, flexible and problem solving attitude.

Team player and ability to work independently.

Excellent communication and inter-personal skills, including written communication.

Conditions: Start date 1 July 2019. Duration 6 months. The position may be renewed.

How to apply

Please send a letter of motivation and your CV before 23 June 2019 to projectes.cbc@upf.edu with the reference RT in the email subject

Additional Information

Please send a letter of motivation and your CV before 23 June 2019 to projectes.cbc@upf.edu with RT in the email subject. Information about the research groups. www.upf.edu/web/sap, www.upf.edu/web/cns , www.upf.edu/web/lcc, and the research center: cbc.upf.edu.

 

 

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Spain
Barcelona

EURAXESS offer ID: 415142

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