Data Science + Neuroscience Research Opportunity

Opportunity Description:


The EMK Lab is seeking motivated undergraduates for research positions in data science/neuroscience. The position is ideal if you have a quantitative background (CS/Math/Stats) and are interested in gaining experience with neural data analysis.

Primary Responsibilities: 

Learning about large-scale neural data.
Create efficient data analysis pipelines.
Digging through data to find interesting patterns.

Minimum Qualifications and/or Eligibility Requirements: 

Curiosity for neuroscience, data science and engineering.
Maths and stats skills.
Coding experience in Python.


Preferred Skills: 

These are nice to have but not required.
Github
Unix
Matlab

Knowledge or skills gained from the experience: 

Create Python pipelines for neural data analysis.
Improve coding skills.
Develop an understanding of neural data analysis.

Application Process: 

Send an email with title "Data Science Internship" to jaiyu@uchicago.edu

Attach a CV.

You may be asked to complete a Python coding task.

Application Requirements: 

  • Submit CV
  • For more information on this opportunity, please contact:

    Jai Yu
    jaiyu@uchicago.edu
    Faculty Title: 
    Assistant Professor
    Department: 
    Psychology
    Website/CV: 
    EMK Lab
    Affiliated Research Institutes (Optional): 

    Institute for Mind and Biology