Employment opportunity in SPL

Application Period: Jan. 8, 2015 - Jan. 31, 2015

Contact: caroline.palmer@mcgill.ca

An auditory cognitive neuroscience lab in Psychology (www.mcgill.ca/spl) is looking to hire a CS/ENG student (undergrad or grad) to join the research team in a part-time position, beginning in Winter term 2015. Matlab programming experience is a must. Can anticipate 5 - 15 hours per week at $15/hr. Flexible start date and hours.

Primary Duties include:

  • small-sized matlab coding projects for data manipulation/analysis

Secondary Duties include:

  • provide technical assistance (hardware/software) for computing environment
  • meet with and provide technical advice to small research teams


  • good attitude and solid communications skills;
  • demonstrated matlab coding experience; and
  • a current McGill student.

Ideal candidate has experience in:

  • matlab coding;
  • small documentation projects;
  • general software troubleshooting

If interested in applying, please send the following to spllab.mcgill@gmail.com:

    a) Name/Student ID/Year (e.g. U2/Masters1/);
    b) CV that outlines relevant work experience (including research projects)
    c) schedule of availability (9am-5pm weekdays)

Professor Caroline Palmer
Canada Research Chair
Director, CREATE program in auditory cognitive neuroscience
Dept of Psychology