[visionlist] PhD position: model-based analysis of atypical perception in autism
dominik.endres at uni-marburg.de
Thu Jan 24 12:07:05 -04 2019
Atypical Perception in Autism-Spectrum Disorders: Model-based Analysis of
Functional and MR-Spectroscopy Data for the Investigation of Deviant
*What we offer*:
A PhD student position in an interdisciplinary, DFG-funded research project,
involving a combination of functional imaging, Psychiatry, and computational
The position is part-time (65 % of regular working hours) with salary and
benefits commensurate with a public service position in the state Hesse,
Germany (TV-H E 13).
An association with the DFG-RTG 2271 ‘breaking expectations’ or the CRC 135
‘Cardinal Mechanisms of Perception’ is possible and encouraged.
*What we expect*:
a qualified degree in Neuroscience, Psychology, Cognitive Science, Computer
Science, engineering or Physics (Master, Diploma, or comparable) as well as
demonstrable programming experience in a high-level language, e.g. Python or
Matlab. We expect you to be interested in the topic of the project (to be
documented in a motivation letter (1 page max), in which you may refer to
prior experiences, for instance, a thematically pertinent thesis, student
research assistant positions, etc.), or quantitative modeling. We also expect
prior exposure to machine learning and Bayesian statistics.
Feel free to contact Prof. Dr. Dominik Endres at mailto:dominik.endres at uni-
marburg.de for more information.
The official advert can be found at
Prof. Dr. Dominik Endres
AE Theoretische Neurowissenschaft
Allgemeine und Biologische Psychologie
FB Psychologie, Gutenbergstr 18, 35032 Marburg, Germany
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