Full Professorship in Cognitive Psychology, University of Salzburg, Austria


The Department of Psychology and the Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience  at the University of Salzburg seek to fill the Chair in Cognitive Psychology at the tenured full professor level with a focus on research on Theory of Mind. The appointment can be filled by October 2018. The professorship should cover the area of Cognitive Psychology in research and teaching. The research focus should be Theory of Mind in a broader sense, including topics such as mentalizing, mental simulation and empathy. This focus should enable an interdisciplinary cooperation in the spirit of the predecessor Univ.-Prof. Dr. Josef Perner. A clear theoretical focus should link different areas such as developmental, social, or clinical psychology, analytic philosophy of mind, linguistics, or artificial intelligence. Application deadline is 31 May 2017.

More information: https://ccns.sbg.ac.at/jobs/