PhD position for 4 years, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany

Open PhD position for 4 years (renewal possible in case of positive evaluation) at the Department of Psychology, Language & Cognition Unit at the University of Duisburg-Essen.
The position includes participating in a research project on cognitive mechanisms of mindfulness as well as teaching 1 course per semester in the field of Cognitive Psychology. Candidates should hold a Master’s degree in Psychology, Cognitive Science or related areas, and have strong experience in conducting experiments, programming, and statistical data analysis. Training in the fields of implicit learning, attention, and eye-tracking is welcome. The salary is about 29 000 € (gross per annum; equivalent to 65% of full-time employment).
Applications should include a letter of motivation covering scientific experiences, competencies and interests, a detailed curriculum vitae (including a list of the attended Bachelor and Master courses and certificates of the grades of examination) and one recommendation letter, all in one pdf. Please send questions about the position as well as your application to
Deadline for application: 2 October 2018