PostDoc position in Cognitive Neuroscience
The department of Psychology at the University of Salzburg (Austria) is accepting applications for a postdoctoral research position in cognitive neuroscience.
Salary: €3.483,40 (before tax) monthly (14 times p.a.) according to FWF standard regulations.
Beginning of employment: February 1st, 2015.
Duration of contract: The contract will initially be limited to a period of 12 months, after this it may be prolonged.
Weekly hours: 40
Working hours: according to the terms of the agreement.
Terms of employment: research support within the project „ Consciousness research across healthy vigilance states and disorders of consciousness “; supervision of Bachelor and Master students; willingness to teach within the division of physiological psychology is desired.
Required degree: PhD in Psychology or a related discipline (bioinformatics, ….).
Required qualifications: extensive knowledge and research experience with EEG, additional knowledge in one other neuroscientific method (fMRI, MEG); knowledge and research experience in sleep research and/or chronobiology and/or consciousness research; ability to publish independently; good command of written and spoken English.
Desired qualifications: additional experience in research on disorders of consciousness patients; ability to attract funding and conduct own projects; programming skills (e.g. Matlab, Presentation).
Desired personal qualities: high level of interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team, readiness of mind, willingness to become acquainted with new topics and methods; initiative and independence; conscientiousness and reliability.
Interviews will be held between January 20th – 24th, 2015 (travel costs can not be refunded).
Applications will be accepted until December 1st, 2014.
For further information please contact Ass.-Prof. Dr. Manuel Schabus (firstname.lastname@example.org).