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Fri Mar 18 2011

Jobs: Differences in Language Processing: PhD Positions, Max Planck

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        1.     Evelyn Giering , Individual Differences in Language Processing: PhD Positions, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, Netherlands

Message 1: Individual Differences in Language Processing: PhD Positions, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, Netherlands
Date: 18-Mar-2011
From: Evelyn Giering <Evelyn.Gieringmpi.nl>
Subject: Individual Differences in Language Processing: PhD Positions, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, Netherlands
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University or Organization: Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
Job Location: Nijmegen, Netherlands
Web Address: http://www.mpi.nl
Job Rank: PhD Positions

Specialty Areas: Individual Differences in Language Processing


Description:

The Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
(Nijmegen, the Netherlands) is inviting applications for

2 PhD positions

in experimental psycholinguistics and computational modeling

The MPI in Nijmegen is a leading research institute, with a stimulating
environment and excellent facilities and resources. It is the only
institute devoted to the question of how we acquire, produce and understand
language, and its investigations are highly multidisciplinary, uniting
anthropology, linguistics, psychology, neuroscience, computer science, and
now genetics. The successful candidates will be affiliated with the
Department Individual Differences in Language Processing (A. Meyer). For
further details of our research, please see our website:
http://www.mpi.nl/institute/research-departments-groups/indiv-diff-dep

Candidates should have, or shortly expect to obtain, a high quality
scientific degree in psychology, cognitive neurosciences, linguistics,
computer sciences or related areas. Masters degrees involving several
months of experience and training on a scientific project will be
considered advantageous. We seek exceptional students with a talent and
inclination for first class research. Candidates should have excellent
written and spoken command of English and good knowledge of either Dutch or
German.

The positions are available as of 1 October 2011 and are funded for 3
years. The institute provides state-of-the art research facilities,
technical support, as well as a conference and travel budget.

The Max Planck Society is an equal opportunity employer.
For more information about the positions and to apply please contact Evelyn
Giering, contact information below.

Applications should include the candidate's CV, a short statement of
research interests, a sample of their writing, and the names and e-mail
addresses of two potential referees. Applications will be considered on an
on-going basis until the positions are filled.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Email Address for Applications: Evelyn.Gieringmpi.nl
Web Address for Applications: http://www.mpi.nl/people/jobs
Contact Information:
Evelyn Giering
Email: Evelyn.Gieringmpi.nl
Phone: +31-24-3521336

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