Department: IUSM - Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
Campus: IU School of Medicine Indianapolis
The DeVault Otologic Research Laboratory in the Department of Otolaryngology-HNS at Indiana University School of Medicine is seeking to fill an immediate opening for a new full-time Postdoctoral Appointee in the area of spoken language processing and neurocognitive functioning in deaf children with cochlear implants.
Responsibilities will consist of implementation of methods, data analysis, and dissemination of results from a large, NIH-funded research project investigating neurocognitive and spoken language development in deaf children, adolescents, and adults with cochlear implants. Additional responsibilities will include attendance at research meetings, collaboration with other investigators and research teams, and development and implementation of new ideas and methods in collaboration with the principal investigators.
The department and the University place a high priority on creating a diverse research, clinical, and educational environment and on supporting the professional development of all team members.
Located in Indianapolis, Indiana University School of Medicine is the largest medical school in the United States, with a total student body that includes over 50% women and 22% ethnic minorities. Indianapolis is the 16th largest city in the United States and has a culturally diverse population. In addition to having active sports, cultural, arts, and educational events and programs, Indianapolis is located centrally near several other major cities including Chicago, Louisville, Cincinnati, and Columbus.
Candidates should possess a Ph.D. in psychology, neuroscience, speech and hearing science, or equivalent field.
Candidates should have a strong track record of manuscript writing, publications, and scientific presentations in areas such as neurocognitive development and/or spoken language development.
Experience with populations who have hearing loss or cochlear implants is preferred but not required.
Department Contact for Questions:
William Kronenberger, Ph.D. email@example.com
Riley Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinic, 705 Riley Hospital Drive, Room 4300, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202
OAA #: IUSM004192016
Internal Number: 6278
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.