[visionlist] PhD studentship in developmental visual neuroscience

Boutsen, Luc l.boutsen at aston.ac.uk
Wed Apr 28 16:42:52 GMT 2010

PhD studentship at School of Life and Health Sciences, Aston University, Birmingham, UK

Neural correlates of configural and part-based object processing in adolescence (3 years) 

Short description: Using EEG, this project studies the development of distinct visual perceptual strategies in children and adolescents during object recognition. The aim is to investigate the cognitive and neural basis of this development by means of event-related potentials (ERPs) and frequency analyses.

For more information please contact Dr Luc Boutsen (l.boutsen at aston.ac.uk) or Dr Martin Jüttner (m.juttner at aston.ac.uk).

Applicants should have or expect a First or a high Upper Second Class honours degree in a science subject and/or hold an MSc in a relevant discipline. A strong interest in developmental cognitive neuroscience, working with children and adolescents, and EEG and ERP analyses techniques, is essential.

More information about PhD studentships at Aston University (see "Aston Brain Centre projects"):

How to apply:

Application deadline: 1 June 2010


Dr Luc Boutsen
Department of Psychology
School of Life and Health Sciences
Aston University
Birmingham B4 7ET
United Kingdom
Tel. +44 121 204 4069
Fax +44 121 204 4090
l.boutsen at aston.ac.uk


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