Postdoctoral Position in Cognitive Control and Language Learning Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona, Spain


Applications are invited for a full-time post-doctoral research position in the Speech Acquisition and Perception Group (SAP), led by Nuria Sebastian Gallesled. The position is covered by a European Research Council Advanced grant on Mechanisms of cognitive control and language learning (project number 323961). We are looking for a person with solid experience leading research on Infant Cognitive or Language Research. Involvement in some organizational and management aspects is expected. The candidate must (1) have solid demonstrable experience (i.e., publications) in the field of Developmental Science, (2) strong background in either cognitive neuroscience, cognitive psychology, infancy behavioural procedures and/or electrophysiological techniques (EEG/ERPs), or in computational methods and (3) scientific motivation about early mechanisms of cognitive and language development. Starting date: September 2017. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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