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Doctoral position at the intersection of cognitive science, linguistics, and computer science, Chemnitz University of Technology, Chemnitz, Germany

We invite applications for a doctoral position in the Collaborative Research Centre (CRC 1410) Hybrid Societies – Humans Interacting with Embodied Technologies at Chemnitz University of Technology. The position is part of the interdisciplinary project "Credibility Through Non-native Language Varieties in Conversational Pedagogical Agents" at the Professorship of Psychology of Learning with Digital Media. The successful applicant will be responsible for setting up, conducting, and reporting behavioural experiments as part of an interdisciplinary research team. 

Applicants should meet the following requirements:

  • University degree (Master/Diploma or equivalent) in Psychology, Cognitive Science, or a similar background
  • Expertise in Cognitive and Experimental Psychology as well as in Educational Psychology
  • Strong motivation for contributing to science in interdisciplinary collaboration
  • Fluent in English (both written and spoken). 

Researchers in the CRC Hybrid Societies contribute to the CRC’s joint research activities and actively participate, for instance, in research colloquia, lecture series, and workshops. The doctoral position includes the enrollment in the CRC's doctoral program.

Application deadline is the 12th of January 2020.

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