Department of Psychology
Department of Psychology

Post-Graduate Job Opportunities

 

4/8/2018

Postdoc Position at Princeton


2/2/2018

Two-Year Post-Doc Opportunity, Loughborough University, Leicestershire, UK


12/19/2017

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Psychology, University of Exeter, UK


7/25/2017

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Stanford University


Postdoctoral Fellowship, Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Stanford University

Stanford University’s Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences is seeking to hire full time post-doctoral fellows for their Cognitive & Systems Neuroscience Laboratory. This lab is headed by Dr. Vinod Menon who has broad multidisciplinary expertise that spans several scientific disciplines and has published extensively on various aspects of human cognition and brain function. 

Explore the lab website for more information: http://med.stanford.edu/scsnl.html

The Stanford Cognitive and Systems Neuroscience Laboratory seeks candidates with strong research backgrounds to work on NIH-funded projects combining multimodal brain imaging (fMRI, MRI, DTI) with cognitive modeling and advanced computational brain network analyses in one or more of the following areas: learning and memory, numerical cognition and reading, cognitive training, and brain network development. Populations of interest include typically developing children and adults, children with learning disabilities, and individuals with autism. The successful candidate will develop a vigorous research program that contributes to, and complements, ongoing research studies of typical and atypical neurocognitive development. The candidate will have access to state-of-the-art brain imaging facilities and computational resources at Stanford University. Candidates must have a PhD and research experience in cognitive neuroscience, brain development, cognitive science, psychology, or related fields. Strong computational skills and expertise in fMRI data analysis are highly desirable. Please email a CV, statement of research interests, relevant background, list of publications, and names of three referees to Drs. Vinod Menon and Aarthi Padmanabhan at scsnl.stanford+postdoc@gmail.com

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Postdoctoral Research Associate, Psychology, University of Exeter, UK

Deadline for applications: 18 February 2018
Salary: £28,936 up to £33,518 pro rata, depending on qualifications and experience

This postdoctoral position is available on a part-time basis (1 month at 100% FTE and 11 months at 40% FTE) from 31/01/2018 to 30/01/2019 and is based at Exeter, UK. The successful applicant will work with Dr. Anna Rabinovich to assist with the day-to-day running of an international and interdisciplinary research project on exploring predictors of willingness to care for shared pastoral land in Tanzania and developing corresponding pathways to behavioural change.

Applicants will have completed (or be nearing completion of) a PhD in quantitative social psychology or a related field. Applicants will have excellent research and academic writing skills, statistical analysis skills to include SEM/path analysis techniques, and excellent interpersonal skills.

More information on the position and person specification can be found here.

To discuss the position informally you may wish to contact Dr. Anna Rabinovich: e-mail: a.rabinovich@ex.ac.uk; Tel: +44 (0)1392 725527

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Two-Year Post-Doc Opportunity, Loughborough University, Leicestershire, UK

Deadline for applications: March 27, 2018

Loughborough University is eager to support candidates for the Newton International Fellowship scheme, which funds two-year postdocs for candidates who do not work or reside in the UK and who have completed their PhD (or will have completed it by September 2018) and have less than 7 years postdoc experience. 

I would be very happy to support applicants who want to do research in any area of political communication at Loughborough University. As well as with me, candidates would be able to work with a great team of political communication scholars at the Centre for Research in Communication and Culture

Information on the call can be found here. If interested, please contact me at c.vaccari@lboro.ac.uk. Applications need to be supported by the UK host institution.

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Postdoc Position at Princeton

Profs. Diana Tamir, Nicole Shelton, and Stacey Sinclair at Princeton University are looking for a candidate to help launch an integrated web and mobile platform for large-scale behavioral science research. The ideal candidate will have experience in both social psychology and web development, and an interest in combining the two.

Responsibilities will include (1) designing and deploying web-based studies, (2) building a user-base for an existing web platform using gamification, social media outreach, etc. (3) overseeing a team of developers as they design a mobile research app, (4) analyzing large-scale behavioral, web, mobile sensing, experience sampling, and text data, and (5) pursuing independent research projects in social psychology. 

More details about the position and how to apply can be found here: https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/6241

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