[vslist] postdoctoral position, University College London

stewart shipp s.shipp at ucl.ac.uk
Tue Oct 19 07:57:01 GMT 2004

A starting postdoctoral  position is available in the lab of Dr. S. Shipp & 
Prof. S. Zeki (Dept of Anatomy, University College, London UK) to 
collaborate in a study of thalamic mechanisms of attention. The work will 
involve neurophysiological recording from alert, behaving primates. The 
post is funded as part of a cross-disciplinary project including 3 other UK 
labs with expertise in  fMRI, MR tractography, computer modelling and 
neuropsychology, revolving around potential thalamic (pulvinar) 
contributions to selective visual attention.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in a relevant discipline. Experience in 
vision science, cognitive psychology, computer programming  and especially 
electrophysiology will be of advantage.  The position is available from 
January 2005 for 3 years with a starting salary of £21,640 plus £2,330 
London Allowance.  To apply, download further particulars & application 
form from http://www.anat.ucl.ac.uk/vacancy/index.shtml (closing date 12th 

Enquiries may be addressed to Dr Stewart Shipp,  email:  s.shipp at ucl.ac.uk. 
I will be available at SfN San Diego for informal discussion.
For a general  outline of the lab’s research interests visit: 

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