Postdoc in high-field MRI at the Center for Functionally Integrative Neuroscience (CFIN), AU 968201

A 10 months position as postdoc is available at Center for Functionally Integrative Neuroscience (CFIN), AU. Applicants should have a solid theoretical understanding of MRI as well practical experience with experimental MRI. The position involves supervision of a 9.4T Bruker MRI system (hardware and computer systems) as well as planning and carrying out scans in collaboration with CFIN/AU researchers. The MRI-lab is situated in a preclinical imaging facility and the position therefore involves working with small animals (primarily rodents). Preference will be given to applicants with documented experience in MR pulse programming and method development. The applicant is expected to be skilled in data analysis (matlab or similar) and should possess strong collaborative skills. Minor teaching obligations are part of the position.
The position requires experience at the PhD-level or equivalent.

Center of Functionally Integrative Neuroscience (CFIN) is a cross disciplinary research center at Department of Clinical Medicine at Aarhus University placed at Aarhus University Hospital, Noerrebrogade. Researchers at CFIN represent a wide range of scientific areas and participate in a large number of different cross disciplinary research collaborations with the brain as focus (see for more information).
For more information regarding the position, please contact CFIN director, Professor Leif Østergaard (, (+45 78464091)

Required qualifications

Appointment as a postdoc requires academic qualifications at PhD level.

Formalities and references

  • Further information on the appointment procedure can be found in the Ministerial Order on the Appointment of Academic Staff at Universities.
  • The appointment is in accordance with the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations (Akademikerne).
  • Remuneration is in accordance with the above, and the Salary agreement catalogue for staff at Health.
  • Further information on qualification requirements and job description can be found in the Memorandum on Job Structure for Academic Staff at Danish Universities (in Danish).


    Applications must be accompanied by a CV, diploma, a list of publications, a research plan as well as a teaching portfolio. A maximum of ten of the publications of greatest relevance to the job must be submitted. If you have an assessment within the same job title (completed after March 1, 2016 at AU, Health), then this can be attached to the application.

    Further information on the application and supplementary materials may be found in the faculty’s Guidelines for applicants and Aarhus University’s Guidelines on the use of teaching portfolios.

    The assessment committee may decide to include non-submitted material in its assessment. In such cases, the applicant will be informed and obliged to submit material, unless the application is withdrawn.

    Applications submitted through channels other than the online application form below or applications which are not received by the application deadline will not be considered.

    All interested candidates are encouraged to apply, regardless of their personal background.

  • Location: Aarhus
    Deadline: 29 March 2018
    Unit: Department of Clinical Medicine
    Read the job description and apply online

    Post expires on Thursday March 29th, 2018