LINGUIST List 29.4769

Mon Dec 03 2018

Jobs: Cognitive Science; Computational Linguistics; Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics: Researcher, New York University

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Date: 29-Nov-2018
From: Samantha Wray <samantha.wraynyu.edu>
Subject: Cognitive Science; Computational Linguistics; Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics: Researcher, New York University
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University or Organization: New York University
Department: Neuroscience of Language Lab
Web Address: http://www.psych.nyu.edu/nellab/
Job Title: Research Assistant

Job Rank: Researcher

Specialty Areas: Cognitive Science; Computational Linguistics; Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics


Description:

The Neuroscience of Language Lab (http://www.psych.nyu.edu/nellab/) has openings for pre-doctoral research scientists, one position in Abu Dhabi and another in New York. A BA/BS or MA/MS in a cognitive science-related discipline (psychology, linguistics, neuroscience, etc.) or computer science is required.

The hired person would ideally have experience with psycho- and neurolinguistic experiments and a background in statistics and programming. A strong computational background and knowledge of Arabic are both big pluses. Most important though is a can-do attitude, a creative mind, superb organizational and teamwork skills and a passion for research.

The pre-docs' roles will depend on the specific qualifications of the person hired, but will in all cases involve MEG research on structural and/or semantic aspects of language.

We are looking to start these position in summer 2019. Evaluation of applications will begin immediately.

To apply, please email cover letter, CV and names of references to Liina Pylkkänen at liina.pylkkanennyu.edu and Alec Marantz at marantznyu.edu.
Subject line: Application for NeLLab RA position 2019.
Please indicate if you have a preference for Abu Dhabi vs. NYC.

Application Deadline:

Email Address for Applications: liina.pylkkanennyu.edu
Contact Information:
Liina Pylkkanen
Email: liina.pylkkanennyu.edu


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