The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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Research Engineering/ Scientist Associate III

Hiring department Neur-PI-Snodderly
Monthly salary $3,519+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 13-02-18-01-4209
Job Status Deleted
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

None provided

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


To provide high level support for a research program on human and non human primate.

Essential Functions

General laboratory management and organization, including supervision of students, purchasing, and compliance activities. Provide preparation support for the electrophysiological recordings of single-neuron activity from the brain of behaving monkeys. Assist in the analysis of neuronal activity using commercial and special purpose software. Run comparisons of experimental results with computational models and psychophysical data. Assist research staff in acquiring and analyzing behavioral and environmental data from field studies related to visual ecology of primates.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Master's degree and two years of related research experience; or, Bachelor's degree and four years of related research experience. Demonstrated ability to work independently or collaboratively as needed to solve problems. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Advanced courses leading to a Ph.D. and at least two years research experience in visual neuroscience or an appropriate related field. Excellent programming skills in C++ and Matlab. Experience with electronics, experimental surgery and behavioral or psychophysical experimentation would be an advantage.

Working conditions

Uniforms and/or personal protection equipment (furnished) May work around standard office conditions May work around electrical and mechanical hazards Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation

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