Control and Learning of Action (CoLA) Lab

NOTE: For all the positions below, please email Dr. Pratik Mutha with a clear statement of interest and curriculum vitae. Please mention that you read about the opening on the lab website.

2 Junior Research Fellow (JRF) positions open
We are actively looking for 2 JRFs to work on a number of exciting projects in the lab. The JRFs will be expected to lead projects independently as well as work with PhD students and post-docs on their projects. The ideal candidate should have a degree in Engineering (Electrical, Mechanical or Computer Science), Neuroscience, Psychology or related fields. Programming knowledge/experience is a must, and some familiarity with basic concepts in the neural control of movement will be a tremendous advantage.

1 Research Assistant (RA) position open
We currently have an opening for 1 RA in the lab. The RA will primarily assist in lab operations such as subject recruitment, experiment scheduling, assisting other lab members in data collection and handling lab paperwork.

1 Postdoctoral Fellow (PDF) position open
We invite applications from highly motivated PhD students who have recently graduated or are close to graduation. Applicants should have a PhD degree in Engineering (Electrical, Mechanical or Computer Science), Neuroscience, Psychology or related fields. The candidate must have a strong interest and desire in movement neuroscience, and must be able to quickly learn and apply his/her training to new problems in this field. Applicants must be proficient in programming (preferably in MATLAB) and must demonstrate good oral and written communication skills.

1 Programmer position open
We are looking to rapidly recruit a full-time programmer for the lab. The programmer will assist in developing new software for data collection and analysis, as well as participate in developing computational models to explain experimental data. The programmer will also be responsible for managing lab software and hardware resources.