Post-doctoral research position in cognitive development and plasticity


Goethe-University, Frankfurt, Germany

The Cognition & Development Lab at Goethe-University Frankfurt invites applications for a fulltime post-doctoral research position. The post-doc will work on a research project funded by the DFG and run in collaboration with the University of Edinburgh (Dr. Nicolas Chevalier). The focus of the project is on the training of executive functions in childhood. The post-doc will have to coordinate the German lag of the project and to analyze and publish the data. Further scientific qualification (e.g. Habilitation) is possible and will be strongly supported. Further information on the research of the lab is available at…/45_karbach.

The successful applicant will have a PhD in Psychology, excellent knowledge of research methods, statistics and English. Experience with programming (e.g. Eprime, Presentation, Matlab…), eye-tracking and the modeling of longitudinal data sets are a plus.

Please submit you application (one pdf document) before July 21, 2016 to Prof. Dr. Julia Karbach, Goethe-University, Department of Psychology, Theodor-W.-Adorno-Platz 6, D-60323 Frankfurt,