LINGUIST List 28.199

Tue Jan 10 2017

Support: Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics: PhD / Germany

Editor for this issue: Clare Harshey <>

Date: 05-Jan-2017
From: Manfred Krifka <>
Subject: Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics: PhD, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Germany
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Department: Berlin School of Mind & Brain
Web Address:

Level: PhD

Institution/Organization: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Specialty Areas: Neurolinguistics


The Berlin School of Mind and Brain is inviting applications for its Ph.D. program. An institution of Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, it is funding graduate students working on an interdisciplinary Ph.D. in cognitive sciences and brain science. Building on the thriving research environment in Berlin,it focuses on six research topics covering important cognitive abilities, their development, and their disorders:

- Perception, attention, and consciousness
- Decision-making
- Language
- Brain plasticity and lifespan ontogeny
- Brain disorders and mental dysfunction
- Social cognition / human sociality and the brain

Successful candidates are supervised by at least two persons with different disciplinary backgrounds. They can apply with existing funding, they can apply for funding from the Berlin School of Mind & Brain, or they are supported in application for funding from other sources.

Applications Deadline: 15-Jan-2017

Web Address for Applications:

Contact Information:
        Prof. Manfred Krifka

Page Updated: 10-Jan-2017