LINGUIST List 21.3865

Sun Oct 03 2010

Jobs: Language Neuroscience, fMRI: Visiting Professor, Penn State U

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        1.    Judith Kroll, Language Neuroscience, fMRI: Visiting Professor, Penn State University, USA

Message 1: Language Neuroscience, fMRI: Visiting Professor, Penn State University, USA
Date: 30-Sep-2010
From: Judith Kroll <>
Subject: Language Neuroscience, fMRI: Visiting Professor, Penn State University, USA
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University or Organization: Penn State University Department: Center for Language Science Job Location: Pennsylvania, USA Web Address:
Job Rank: Visiting Professor

Specialty Areas: Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics; Cognitive Neuroscience


Center for Language Science Visiting Professor/ Sabbatical Fellowship inthe Neuroscience of Language

The Penn State Center for Language Science (CLS; URL above) is seeking avisiting scholar with a distinguished record of research in theneuroscience of language, particularly researchers who use fMRI methods, tospend 2-3 months in residence during the academic year. A stipend of up to$45,000 will be provided, depending on the duration of the visit. Thevisiting professor will be expected to interact with CLS faculty andstudents and the larger Penn State neuroscience community (see and andto play a key role in developing fMRI expertise among students and facultyand creating potential collaborative projects. We anticipate making avisiting scholar appointment for each of the next five years. For theacademic year 2010-2011, the visiting scholar may be in residence any timebetween January-August 2011. Interested applicants should send theirinquiries and applications to The applicationshould include a current CV, a set of representative and recent papers, theperiod of availability, and a statement indicating interest in contributingto the development of language neuroscience community at Penn State.Consideration of applications will begin on November 15, 2010 andapplications will be accepted until the position is filled. Women andmembers of under-represented groups are especially encouraged to apply.Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and thediversity of its workforce.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Email Address for Applications: Contact Information:
Judith Kroll Email: Phone: 8148630126 Fax: 8148637002

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