LINGUIST List 31.1698

Wed May 20 2020

Jobs: Cognitive Science; Psycholinguistics: Post Doc, University of Potsdam

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <>

Date: 19-May-2020
From: Audrey Bürki <>
Subject: Cognitive Science; Psycholinguistics: Post Doc, University of Potsdam, Germany
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University or Organization: University of Potsdam
Department: Linguistics
Job Location: Brandenburg, Germany
Web Address:
Job Title: Post-doctoral Researcher in Psycholinguistics

Job Rank: Post Doc

Specialty Areas: Cognitive Science; Psycholinguistics


The SFB–project B05 "Variability and its limits in the time course of language production processes" within the DFG funded project "SFB 1287 - Variability in language" at the University of Potsdam, Germany, is recruiting a Post-doctoral researcher for a full time position (40 hours per week), for a period of 11 months (starting date: 01.08.2020). The end of the contract is defined by the end of the funding period of the first phase of the SFB.

We are looking for a highly motivated candidate with a background in psycholinguistics or experimental linguistics (Ph.D. in Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, or Linguistics). The ideal candidate has expertise in the analysis of EEG data and excellent written communication skills in English. Programming skills (Python, Matlab) are a plus.

His/her tasks will include: Writing and editing of journal articles, statistical analyses of existing data, collection, pre-processing and statistical analyses of novel experimental data. The candidate will also become a member of the Research Group Cognitive Science: Methods and Language (CSML) led by A. Bürki.

Applications including CV, cover letter, PhD thesis or two published articles, two letters of recommendation to be sent by email to the application email provided below by May 31st, 2020.

Application Deadline: 31-May-2020 (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information:
Audrey Bürki

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