Postdoctoral position at the Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language, San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain (Center of excellence Severo Ochoa)

The Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language - BCBL- (San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain) is offering a postdoctoral position focusing on neurobiological correlates of statistical learning and language, as part of ERC-funded research project (PI: Ram Frost). The research involves a combination of behavioral and functional brain imaging (MEG, fMRI) experiments in humans. This is an exciting opportunity to work on how the brain detects regularities in sensory input, and how this relates to first or second language learning. The project involves research groups at the BCBL, Hebrew University, and the University of Toronto.
The successful candidate will have a rigorous background in theory driven research, experimental designs, deep knowledge of fMRI and/or MEG data acquisition and analysis, a high level of independence, and a strong publication record.
Individuals interested in undertaking research in the fields described in (research) should apply through the BCBL web page  (SL Postdoc 2017)

Deadline: 30 July 2017 

For more information about the specifics of the position, please contact Ram Frost and for broader information about the BCBL please contact Manuel Carreiras.