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PhD Fellowship, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, Netherlands

The International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Language Sciences is offering one fully-funded PhD Fellowship for four years (2020-2024) with a preferred start-date of 1 September 2020. 

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PhD Students, Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language, Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain

The Spanish Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities has published the call for PhD Students 2019.

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Professor or Assistant/Associate Professor in Artificial and Human Intelligence, University of Helsinki, Finland

The Department of Computer Science at the Faculty of Science of the University of Helsinki invites applications for a Professor or Assistant/Associate Professor in Artificial And Human Intelligence. 

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Project Manager, CRCN, Université libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium

We seek a full-time project manager for the administration and organisation of the EU funded Marie Sklodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network Comm4CHILD “Communication for Children with Hearing Impairment to optimize Language Development”.

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Postdoctoral Position to Research Factors That Influence Cognitive Training Outcomes at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, UC Riverside and UC Irvine USA

C. Shawn Green (UW-Madison), Aaron Seitz (UC-Riverside) and Susanne Jaeggi (UC-Irvine) are seeking to hire a postdoctoral researcher to work on a project funded by the National Institute on Aging.

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Funded PHD candidate positions at the Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language, Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain

The BCBL invites applications for four 4-year full-time Ph.D positions in Cognitive Neuroscience funded by the Spanish Ministry of Innovation and Universities, within the call “Ayudas Predoctorales Severo Ochoa 2019” (to be opened in the fall 2019).

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Postdoctoral position at the Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language, Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain

The Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language is offering a postdoctoral position focused on the neurobiological basis of predictive processing and statistical learning.

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PhD studentship: A cognitive neuroscience approach to understanding the self in autism, Ghent University, Belgium

We are seeking a highly motivated full‐time PhD student for a project aimed at understanding the self in autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The research will be under the supervision of prof. dr. Roeljan Wiersema and in collaboration with prof. dr. Marcel Brass.

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PhD in Cognitive Psychology,Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Jena, Germany

Targeted project start is October, 1st, 2019; the contract is limited to three years.

The position is part of the newly established distributed Research Unit „Binding and Retrieval in Action Control“, funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG FOR 2790),

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Senior Scientist (PostDoc) Position in Decision Making and Cognition, University of Klagenfurt, Austria

The Institute of Psychology at the Alpen-Adria University of Klagenfurt in Austria invites applications for the following position within the Cognitive Psychology Unit Research Group; Prof. Dr. Stephan Dickert): Senior Scientist (PostDoc) (100%, 40h/week).

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PhD position in decision neuroscience, Ludwig Maximilian University Munich, Munich, Germany

We seek a PhD student as part of our research group on self-control in value-based decisions. The position is available from October 2019 or later. The position is initially available for 2 years, with an option for an extension of 1 more year.

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Postdoctoral position in the The Crockett Lab, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA

Postdoctoral position in the The Crockett Lab, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA

The Crockett Lab at Yale has a postdoctoral position available to begin Fall 2019 or Spring/Summer 2020 (start date flexible). The position is for one year initially and renewable for up to three.

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Group Leader Position, Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language, San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain

The Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language offers permanent research positions for Group Leaders in three main broad areas or research: Language, reading and developmental disorders; Multilingualism and second language learning; Neurodegeneration, brain damage and healthy aging.

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Ph.D. Student in Cognitive Psychology and/or Neural Networks, Université Bourgogne Franche-Comté, Dijon, France

We seek candidates for a Ph.D. position in cognitive psychology (3 years, full time, starting on the 1st of October 2019) at the Laboratoire d'Etude de l'Apprentissage et du Développement (Laboratory for Research on Learning and Development). 

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Postdoctoral Fellowship in Working Memory and Its Development Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, USA

An NICHD-funded postdoctoral fellowship for up to 3 years is available immediately, until filled, in Nelson Cowan’s laboratory on working memory and its development from the elementary school years through early adulthood.

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Predoctoral position in cognitive neuroscience, Speech & Bilingualism research group, Basque Center on Cognition, Brain & Language, Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain

One predoctoral fellowship is offered to individuals with a background in cognitive neuroscience or psychology and with experience in research on language and speech perception and/or production.

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Postdoctoral position in cognitive neuroscience, Speech & Bilingualism research group, Basque Center on Cognition, Brain & Language, Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain

One postdoctoral position is offered to individuals holding a PhD in cognitive neuroscience or psychology and with experience in research on language and speech perception and/or production.

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PhD Position on Brain and Language Research Aix-Marseille University, France & Free University Berlin, Germany

We are hiring a PhD student for a period of 36 months to work on the ANR-DFG (FRAL2019) project ‘Phonological Networks in Language Production and Comprehension (PhoNet)’.

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Research positions for doctoral candidates in the project “Extrospection. External access to higher cognitive processes”, Germany

The DFG Research Training Group 2386 “Extrospection. External access to higher cognitive processes” offers five research positions for doctoral candidates.

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Postdoctoral positions in the project “Neuroscience and Philosophy of Free Will”

Postdoctoral positions in the project “Neuroscience and Philosophy of Free Will”

The postdoctoral positions announced will be part of a large international project on the neuroscience and philosophy of free will, where some 20 neuroscientists and philosophers will collaborate to explore the neural basis of volition, using experimental, theoretical and computational approaches.

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PhD position and postdoc position Leiden University, the Netherlands

PhD position and postdoc position Leiden University, the Netherlands

Research project "The impact of arousal on cognitive function and cortical state"

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Assistant Professor in Cognitive Psychology or Cognitive Neuroscience Leiden University, the Netherlands

Assistant Professor in Cognitive Psychology or Cognitive Neuroscience Leiden University, the Netherlands

We offer a four-year term position. Please submit online your application no later than the 30th of April 2019.

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ERC-funded postdoctoral position, Italian Institute of Technology, Genova, Italy

ERC-funded postdoctoral position, Italian Institute of Technology, Genova, Italy

We are looking for a post-doc researcher to work in the team “Social cognition in human-robot interaction”  within the framework of the ERC grant “InStance”, at the Italian Institute of Technology in Genoa.

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17 PhD positions in Psychological Sciences, University of Padova, Italy

17 PhD positions in Psychological Sciences, University of Padova, Italy

Each position is supported by a grant. The supervisor of Doctoral students can be one of the approximately 60 faculty members, experienced researchers in different areas of psychology.

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Assistant/Associate Professor, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands

The Department of Cognitive Science and Artificial Intelligence at Tilburg University has several openings for Assistant/Associate Professors.  The candidates are expected to contribute to the teaching in the bachelor/master program ‘Cognitive Science and Artificial Intelligence’ and/or the master program ‘Data Science and Society.’

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Seeking collaborators for easy-to-implement study on electronics policies in the classroom

We are seeking instructors from around the world to collaborate on an upcoming large field experiment that explores whether a commitment policy for student laptop use may improve the classroom experience. Professors who participate in this field experiment (with minimal time commitment), will become co-authors on the paper arising from the study. 

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Post-doctoral position: Computational cognitive modeling of chunking processes in working memory, Laboratoire de Psychologie et Neurocognition ,Université de Grenoble, France

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Call for two centers for Synergy grant - Psychological Science Accelerator

This is a call to recruit two centers for a Synergy grant to support the functioning of the Psychological Science Accelerator. 

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PhD position on the contagious nature of cognitive control, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

We are looking for a motivated PhD student to conduct research in the field of cognitive control under the supervision of Eva Van den Bussche, Kobe Desender and Gethin Hughes. The position is for four years (provided positive periodic evaluation), preferably starting Nov 2019 or earlier.

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Ph.D. program of the DFG Research Training Group “Statistical Modeling in Psychology” (SMiP)

Ph.D. program of the DFG Research Training Group “Statistical Modeling in Psychology” (SMiP)

The open positions are integrated in research-oriented departments at the local universities and participate in the training program of the SMiP group. The training program starts in October 2019 and entails 6 semesters of courses, skill trainings and workshops instructed by renowned experts in the respective fields.

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Up to 7 PhD positions in Cognitive Neuroscience and Experimental Psychology, International School for Advanced Studies, Trieste, Italy

Up to 7 PhD positions in Cognitive Neuroscience and Experimental Psychology, International School for Advanced Studies, Trieste, Italy

International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA) is an elite postgraduate research institution located in Trieste, Italy, and focused on Maths, Physics and Neuroscience. It operates in English: many among its students and faculty are not Italian. The Cognitive Neuroscience Department hosts 7 research labs that study the neuronal bases of time and magnitude processing (Bueti), visual perception (Zoccolan), motivation and intelligence (Rumiati), language and reading (Crepaldi), tactile perception and learning (Diamond), neural computation (Treves), and inference (Mathys). 

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Predoc scientists positions in ”Decision-making in a digital environment“ (DECIDE), Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, Austria

Predoc scientists positions in ”Decision-making in a digital environment“ (DECIDE), Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, Austria

University of Klagenfurt is establishing a Graduate School under the title ”Decision-making in a digital environment“ and offers 8 predoc scientist positions (30 h/week; limited to 36 months).

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Postdoctoral positions in the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Moscow, Russia

A series of postdoctoral positions are available at the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience (ICN) in Moscow. ICN is a dynamic and ambitious research institute with a growing international reputation of a and state-of-the-art equipment. 

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Master's Program in Cognitive Science, National Research University - Higher School of Economics (HSE) in Moscow, Russia

Master's Program in Cognitive Science, National Research University - Higher School of Economics (HSE) in Moscow, Russia

A Master's Program in Cognitive Science is now open for international candidates at the National Research University - Higher School of Economics (HSE) in Moscow, Russia. This program is entirely taught in English.

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Jacobs Foundation Research Fellowship Program - call for applications

Jacobs Foundation Research Fellowship Program - call for applications

The Jacobs Foundation is pleased to announce the 2019 call for applications for its Research Fellowship Program. The Jacobs Foundation Research Fellowship Program is an internationally open, competitive fellowship program for early and mid-career researchers focusing on learning and development of children and youth.

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Postdoctoral position focused on the neurobiological basis of predictive processing and statistical learning, Basque Center on Cognition, Brain & Language, Spain

Postdoctoral position focused on the neurobiological basis of predictive processing and statistical learning, Basque Center on Cognition, Brain & Language, Spain

The main project will focus on the oscillatory correlates of predictive processing in vision and audition with a special focus on neural entrainment phenomena and top-down control. The project is part of a collaborative research effort of the BCBL with the Hebrew University of Jerusalem funded by the ERC with PIs: Ram Frost (Hebrew U), Craig Richer (BCBL), Nicola Molinaro (BCBL).

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Funded PhD Project: Remembering novel visual information, School of Psychology, Cardiff University, Cardiff UK

The successful candidate shall investigate how visual information is temporarily remembered, possibly making use of eye movement patterns and pupillometry, and behavioural dual-task interference manipulations. The candidate shall aim to apply new findings about remembering visual materials to compare models of WM and suggest ways of better specifying WM models.

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Research Fellow Positions at the Basque Center on Cognition, Brain & Language, Spain

Research Fellow Positions at the Basque Center on Cognition, Brain & Language, Spain

We are looking for cognitive neuroscientists or experimental psychologists with a background in psycholinguistics and/or neighboring cognitive neuroscience areas, computational modelers, and physicists and/or engineers with fMRI/MEG expertise.

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PhD position: “The psychology of problem gambling: A mixed methods approach” , Aston University, Birmingham, United Kingdom

The Harms Paradox: When matched for levels of alcohol consumption people from deprived communities suffer greater ill-health than people from more affluent communities (Mackenbach et al, 2015). The purpose of this research is to investigate whether the same phenomenon is also true for gambling behaviour. 

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The ULB Neuroscience Institute International PhD Program in Neuroscience, Université libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium

The ULB Neuroscience Institute (UNI), located at the Université libre de Bruxelles offers a dynamic and diverse research environment in all fields of neuroscience, from molecular and cellular neurobiology to systems and neurophysiology, from cognitive neuroscience to clinical research.

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Professorship/senior lectureship in cognitive psychology, Psychology Faculty, University of Bergen, Norway

The Faculty of Psychology’s Department of Psychosocial Science has a vacancy (full time) for preferably a Professor, alternatively an Associate Professor, of Cognitive Psychology.

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Post-Doctoral Position, Institute of Psychology, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany

The Chair of Psychology (Cognitive and Experimental Psychology; Prof. Iring Koch) at RWTH Aachen University is seeking to hire a post-doctoral researcher (salary TVL13; full-time, fixed-term position). Starting date is April 1st, 2019. The position is for three years, with the option of extension for another three years.

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Post-Doc in Visual Memory and Cognitive Ageing, University of East London and University of Lisbon

Post-Doc in Visual Memory and Cognitive Ageing, University of East London and University of Lisbon

We are looking for an enthusiastic and creative Post-doc to work on our bilateral project LOSTME (PTDC/PSI/ESP/30958/2017) with Dr. Moreno I. Coco (PI, University of East London) and Dr. Ana Luisa Raposo (CO-PI, the University of Lisbon).

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PhD position: Develop software and analyses methods to apply cognitive affective maps in order to predict attitudes and behavior concerning living materials

PhD position: Develop software and analyses methods to apply cognitive affective maps in order to predict attitudes and behavior concerning living materials

The Cognition, Action, and Sustainability Unit (Abteilung Allgemeine Psychologie; Prof. Dr. Andrea Kiesel) at the University of Freiburg, Germany, is looking for a PhD student (TV-L E13 65%, earliest start date: 01.04.2019) for a project embedded in the new Cluster of Excellence "Living, Adaptive and Energy-autonomous Materials Systems (livMatS)". 

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Call for Editors: Behavior Research Methods, Memory & Cognition, and Psychonomic Bulletin & Review

Call for Editors: Behavior Research Methods, Memory & Cognition, and Psychonomic Bulletin & Review

Nominations are being sought for the position of Editor of three Psychonomic Society journals: Behavior Research Methods, Memory & Cognition, and Psychonomic Bulletin & Review. 

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2 Phd Positions, Ghent University, Ghent, and Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium

We are looking for one full-time PhD student position at Ghent University on the topic “The role of confidence and urgency in deciding to stop sampling information” (with Tom Verguts, Kobe Desender, and Elise Lesage), and one full-time PhD student position at Ghent University and Vrije Universiteit Brussel on the topic “A model-based approach to study transfer in decision making and cognitive control” (with Tom Verguts and Senne Braem).

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Postdoctoral Position in Neuroscience of Bilingualism, Institute of Psychology, Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland

Postdoctoral Position in Neuroscience of Bilingualism, Institute of Psychology, Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland

Applications are invited for a full-time post-doctoral position in the Psychology of Language and Bilingualism Lab at the Institute of Psychology, Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland.

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