[visionlist] PhD / Post-Doc at University of Osnabrueck, Germany

Johannes M Steger jsteger at uos.de
Fri Aug 10 12:54:14 GMT 2007

Institute of Cognitive Science
University of Osnabrück

The research group for Neurobiopsychology (Prof. Dr. Peter König) has two vacancies for the position of a 

Researcher (Diploma/Master or Postdoc level)
(Salary level according to E 13 TV-L)

to be filled at earliest practicable date for a period of three years (subject to the availability of funds). The positions can be filled with either PhD-candidates (50% each) or Postdoc candidates (100% each).

The position involves research within the EU research project "Synthetic Forager" in the area of processing of visual, auditory and tactile information and sensorimotor integration under natural conditions and includes the statistical analysis of natural stimuli, simulation of multimodal sensory systems, integration of experimental data on the neuronal activity with visual and auditory stimulation and the implementation on autonomous systems. Furthermore, the position involves participation in teaching Cognitive Science courses with an emphasis on Neurobiopsychology. The position offers the possibility of further academic qualification.

Candidates are expected to have a university degree (diploma/Master or PhD) and a good research record in at least one of the following areas: Computer simulation of neuronal systems, electrophysiology, and visual psychophysics, as well as a good command of the English language.

The university of Osnabrück strives for an increase in the number of women in academic employment. Women are therefore especially encouraged to apply and will be preferentially considered under the condition of equal qualification. Also disabled candidates are given a preference under the provision of equal qualification.
Applications with the usual documentation should be submitted no later than September 30th, 2007 to the Director of the Institute of Cognitive Science, University of Osnabrück, Albrechtstraße 28, 49076 Osnabrück. Further information can be obtained from Prof. Dr. Peter König, (peter.koenig at uni-osnabrueck.de).

Neurobiopsychology Labs, Cognitive Science, Osnabrueck
Fon: +49 541 969 3385 // Office: 31/247

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