Volunteer Recruitment

As Neuromatch Academy rapidly grows, we need volunteers to help us plan and sort out the academy. As a volunteer, you will work directly with the committee chairs to help them manage multiple tasks. Volunteers will be needed in areas such as administration, language issues, communications, and tech. Volunteers will not get payment but we are thrilled to have you contributing and learning with us as we build the academy.

Below is a list of currently open positions with contact information. You can contact them directly. We look forward to having you as a part of Neuromatch Academy.

We are still looking for mentors!We are continuing to accept applications for mentors from faculty, senior postdocs, and members of industry. Mentors help students think through their project plans and offer career advice. Find out more about the position and applyhere.

Front-end developer.

Commitment: ~3-8 hours per week.
Contact: Patrick Mineault (patrick.mineault@gmail.com)
Job Description: You will help continue to develop the front-end of the Neuromatch Academy web page.
Qualifications: The ability to work with JavaScript and CSS (managing a website hosted or developed on GitHub with Vercel and Gatsby a plus).

Video editor.

Commitment: ~4-8 hours per week.
Contact: Patrick Mineault (patrick.mineault@gmail.com)
Job Description: You will edit and polish lecture videos so students have a great experience. You'll suggest improvements in recording setup to improve capture quality. We'll help you get started with the necessary tools.
Qualifications: Experience with editing videos or willingness to be trained in video and audio editing software.

Caption editor.

Commitment: ~4-8 hours per week.
Contact: Brad Wyble (bwyble@gmail.com)
Job Description: You will edit and polish automatically generated close captioning in tight coordination with our video editing team to increase the ability of students to understand our content. We'll help you get started with the necessary tools.
Qualifications: Basic fluency with computational and neuroscience jargon in English.