Jobs

Postdoctoral Fellow in AI-based Disease Progression Tracking in Alzheimer's Disease

Employer

Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University

Location

Montreal , Canada

Principal Investigator

Yasser Iturria Medina

Contact

Interested persons should send their CV, a cover letter stating research interests, and two reference letters.

Description

McGill is looking for a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher to joining the neuroinformatics for personalized medicine lab (NeuroPM) at the Montreal Neurological Institute.

The postdoc will be under the supervision of Professor Yasser Iturria-Medina and will be expected to collaborate with multiple associated groups. The project, initially funded for 1.5 years and potentially extendable, includes the analysis of multifactorial brain alterations in AD, with a particular interest in tracking disease evolution with novel AI techniques and multimodal brain imaging.

The NeuroPM is affiliated with the Healthy Brain for Healthy Lives (HBHL) initiative, the Ludmer Center, and the McConnell Brain Imaging Center, involving computationally intensive and interdisciplinary research on the brain. 

Requirements

Interested candidates should have a solid background in brain imaging in neurodegeneration and AI. Experience in brain computational modeling/analysis in neurodegeneration will be an asset.