LINGUIST List 21.3934

Tue Oct 05 2010

Jobs: Neurolinguistics: Post Doc, New York University - Abu Dhabi

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        1.    Rebecca Egbert, Neurolinguistics: Post Doc, New York University - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Message 1: Neurolinguistics: Post Doc, New York University - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Date: 04-Oct-2010
From: Rebecca Egbert <rre2nyu.edu>
Subject: Neurolinguistics: Post Doc, New York University - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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University or Organization: New York University - Abu Dhabi Department: Linguistics and Psychology Job Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Web Address: http://www.psych.nyu.edu/meglab/nellab/
Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Neurolinguistics


Description:

A 4-year, potentially renewable post-doctoral position in the cognitiveneuroscience of language is available for the NYU Abu Dhabi Neuroscience ofLanguage Laboratory starting in summer 2011. The researcher will be workingin the NYU Neuroscience of Language Lab under the direction of Dr. AlecMarantz, Dr. Liina Pylkkanen, and Dr. David Poeppel. The researcher willhave had experience with evoked response experiments using either MEG orEEG, but preferably both. The main responsibility of the researcher will beto explore the appropriate ways to utilize participant populations ofvaried linguistic and educational backgrounds to address questions aboutlinguistic universals and language specific effects. Working with Arabicand East Asian speakers requires nuanced understanding of the linguisticsituation on the ground as well as a search for necessary corpus resourcesand area experts on the languages and language-particularpsycholinguistics. A researcher with cross-linguistic experimentalexperience would be ideal for the job, and someone from either the Gulfarea or India would be especially suited for this project.

To apply, please send a copy of your CV and a brief statement of researchinterests and goals to the application email address below.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Email Address for Applications: linguistics.neurolabnyu.edu Contact Information:
Ms. Rebecca Egbert Email: linguistics.neurolabnyu.edu

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