Research Scientist

Boys Town National Research Hospital

Omaha NE

Boys Town National Research Hospital (BTNRH) invites applications for an open-rank, research scientist position within the Center for Hearing Research.  Investigators with a strong publication record and an interest in spatial hearing and/or audiovisual integration are particularly encouraged to apply.  Scientists at BTNRH are full-time researchers with no teaching or administrative responsibilities, and have the advantages of working alongside an outstanding, internationally recognized group of colleagues.  In addition to the Center for Hearing Research, collaborations are possible with the Centers for Audiological and Vestibular Services, Sensory Neuroscience Research, Neurobehavioral Research, and Childhood Deafness, Language and Learning.

https://www.boystownhospital.org/research

Collaborations are also possible with scientists at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Creighton University School of Medicine, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and University of Nebraska-Omaha.  BTNRH provides a generous package of start-up funds for scientists when they join our research group.

The selected applicant will have access to a state-of-the art Auditory-Visual Core Facility, and are expected to work closely with the talented team of engineers and software developers to advance technological innovation at BTNRH.

https://www.boystownhospital.org/research/COBRE/Pages/Audio-Visual-Core-Facility.aspx

BTNRH is in Omaha, NE, a city located on the banks of the Missouri River, and frequently rated as one of the best cities in the country to live.  Advantages include a relatively low cost of living, excellent schools, an increasingly diverse and vibrant population, excellent restaurants, a strong artistic and cultural environment, low unemployment, and a strong economy.

Interested applicants should contact Dr. Lori Leibold (lori.leibold@boystown.org) with their CV, a statement of research interests, the names and contact information of three references, by November 13th, 2017.  This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.  To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003.

 

Date posted: Oct 16, 2017