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 project "Human Minds in Digital Technologies – Processes and Effects of (De-)Anthropomorphism" at the Professorship of Psychology of Learning with Digital Media. The successful applicant will be responsible for setting up, conducting, and reporting behavioural experiments in virtual reality settings as part of a research team.
Applicants should meet the following requirements:
- University degree (Master/Diploma or equivalent) in Psychology, Cognitive Science, Instructional 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.