LINGUIST List 21.1923

Wed Apr 21 2010

Jobs: Various: Post Doc, University of Canterbury

Editor for this issue: Christy Bird <christylinguistlist.org>


        1.    Emma Parnell, Various: Post Doc, University of Canterbury, New Zealand

Message 1: Various: Post Doc, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
Date: 19-Apr-2010
From: Emma Parnell <emma.parnellcanterbury.ac.nz>
Subject: Various: Post Doc, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
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University or Organization: University of Canterbury Department: Institute of Language, Brain and Behaviour Job Location: Canterbury, New Zealand Web Address: http://www.nzilbb.canterbury.ac.nz/fellowships.shtml
Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Various


Description:

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for 5Post-Doctoral Positions at the New Zealand Institute of Language, Brain andBehaviour.

The New Zealand Institute of Language, Brain and Behaviour (NZILBB) is anew multi-disciplinary centre dedicated to the study of human language. Theresearchers come from a wide range of disciplines, forging connectionsacross linguistics, speech production and perception, language acquisition,language disorders, social cognition, memory, brain imaging, cognitivescience, bilingual education, and interface technologies. More informationis available at: http://www.nzilbb.canterbury.ac.nz/.

The successful candidates for all positions will have a PhD or equivalent(NZQA Level 10) in a field related to studies of language, brain andbehaviour, such as Linguistics, Speech-Language Therapy, Psychology,Medical Physics, Neuroscience, Bioengineering, or Education as well asdemonstrated experience of excellent research capabilities (design andleadership) required to carry out innovative and insightful research.

(a) NZILBB Post-Doctoral Researcher (x 4).

These researchers will be based at NZILBB, University of Canterbury,Christchurch and will be expected to contribute to the research themes ofthe NZILBB, and to undertake a small amount of teaching (max. one courseper year).

Start date July 2010, or ASAP thereafter. End date: December 2012.

(b) Joint Van der Veer/NZILBB Post-Doctoral Researcher

This researcher will be located at the Van der Veer Institute forParkinson's and Brain Research, in Christchurch. You will conduct fMRIresearch, and contribute to the themes of both the NZILBB and the Van derVeer Institute (http://www.vanderveer.org.nz).

Start date June 2010, or ASAP thereafter. End date: June 2013

Application Deadline: 21-May-2010 Web Address for Applications: http://vacancies.canterbury.ac.nz/
Contact Information:
Associate Professor Jen Hay Email: jen.haycanterbury.ac.nz

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