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15.11.2017
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Master in Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Granada, Spain

Our master instructs students in research about basic psychological phenomena. Although contents of the master focus on research, they also provide the skills required to work outside academia in the fields of neuropsychology and other applied related areas. The program is offered to students with a degree in Psychology or ...
14.11.2017
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The 9th European Working Memory Symposium (EWOMS-9)

Pavia, Italy
29 - 31 August 2018

EWOMS is a regular satellite meeting of the European Society for Cognitive Psychology (ESCOP) and is dedicated to the most up-to-date research in the field of working memory, by both European and non-European experts in the field.

 The topic of EWOMS-9 will be “Working ...

13.11.2017
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7th International Conference on Spatial Cognition

Rome, Italy
10-14 September 2018

ICSC is a triennial conference that is open to researchers from all space-related disciplines (psychological, philosophical, computational, engineering, neuroscientific, etc.). The forthcoming seventh edition will be devoted to “Spatial Cognition in Multimedia and the Intercultural World”, exploring the links between the general topic of the ...

10.11.2017
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Postdoctoral Fellow in Computational Cognitive Science Central European University, Budapest, Hungary

We are seeking a highly creative and motivated postdoctoral fellow to work in the group of Mate Lengyel at the Department of Cognitive Science, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary

The group is also twinned by the Lengyel group at the Computational & Biological Learning Lab, Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge ...

10.11.2017
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Pre-doctoral position at the “Parkinson’s Disease and Neurodegeneration group” of the Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language

Pre-doctoral position at the “Parkinson’s Disease and Neurodegeneration group” of the BCBL- Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language (San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain) www.bcbl.eu (Center of excellence Severo Ochoa)
Applications are invited for a 4-year full-time PhD Studentship at the Basque Center on Brain Cognition ...
10.11.2017
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Conference on Cognition Research of the Israeli Society for Cognitive Psychology

Akko, Israel
13-15 February 2018

Our aim is to bring together the large and diverse Israeli cognitive community of researchers and students in a single venue to share their research and perspectives on this rapidly advancing field.

Symposium submission deadline: 21 November 2017
Abstract submission deadline: 3 December 2017

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06.11.2017
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Stanford University Postdoctoral Fellowship in Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience

Stanford University Postdoctoral Fellowship in Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience 
The Stanford Cognitive and Systems Neuroscience Laboratory (cosyne.stanford.edu) invites applications for postdoctoral fellowships in developmental cognitive neuroscience. We seek candidates with strong research backgrounds to work on NIH-funded projects combining multimodal brain imaging (fMRI, MRI, DTI) with cognitive modeling and ...

02.11.2017
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Call for paper: Beyond the Lab: Using Big Data to Discover Principles of Cognition

Special Issue in Behavior Research Method

With more than 100 years of collective practice, experimental psychologists have become highly sophisticated in their application of well-controlled laboratory experiments to reveal principles of human cognition and behavior. This approach has yielded rigorous experimental designs with extensive controls. But the very expertise with ...

01.11.2017
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Post-doc Positions at the International School for Advanced Studies, Trieste, Italy

Two post-doc positions are available to work with Domenica Bueti on aEuropean Research Council funded project (How the Human Brain Masters Time) at the International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA) of Trieste (Italy).

By using neurostimulation (TMS, tDCS), neuroimaging (fMRI at 7T, and EEG) techniques and the simultaneous combination of ...

01.11.2017
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Studying Complex Behavior

Rehovot, Israel, 13-14 December 2017

Exploring the building blocks and algorithms of complex behavior, and searching for principles underlying innate and learned traits — we bring together experts from genetics, neuroscience, psychology, economics, machine learning, and physics, to share and mix ideas and tools. We hope that the diversity of viewpoints ...

01.11.2017
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The Sixth Edition of the Cognitive Science Arena

Brixen-Bressanone, Italy, 23-24 February 2018

The aim of Cognitive Science Arena is to set a conference where young scientists can disseminate their scientific contributions in a friendly and cooperative environment with the participants challenging the scientist in a fruitful debate. In particular, highly innovative research ideas as well as “in ...

01.11.2017
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The Meeting of Cognitive Neuroscience Society

Boston, Massachusetts, 24-27 March 2018

Each year The Cognitive Neuroscience Society holds and annual meeting in the spring. The purpose of the meeting is to bring together researchers from around the world to share the latest studies in cognitive neuroscience. This 4-day event is filled with invited symposia, symposia, posters ...

01.11.2017
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Doctoral Program Admissions 2018 in the Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Germany

The Berlin School of Mind and Brain is an international and interdisciplinary graduate research school that offers a three-year doctoral degree program in English. The School was established in 2006 as part of Germany’s Excellence Initiative for German universities. It is the Berlin School of Mind and Brain’s ...

01.11.2017
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Tenure Eligible Investigator in Cognitive Psychology, University Bourgogne Franche-Comté, France, Dijon

The University Bourgogne Franche-Comté (UBFC) is recruiting a tenure eligible investigator in the field of Cognitive psychology, specifically in the laboratory of Psychology located in Besançon (France). This position is supported by the French “Investissements d’Avenir” program, project ISITE-BFC. We encourage applications of outstanding scientists investigating this field ...

01.11.2017
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Tenure Eligible Investigator in Cognitive Psychology, Learning, & Modelling, University Bourgogne Franche-Comté, France, Dijon

The University Bourgogne Franche-Comté (UBFC) is recruiting a tenure eligible investigator in the field of Cognitive psychology, learning, modeling, specifically in the LEAD laboratory. This position is supported by the French “Investissements d’Avenir” program, project ISITE-BFC. We encourage applications of outstanding scientists investigating this field of research owning a ...

01.11.2017
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Call for papers: Reward Systems, Cognition, and Emotion in a Special Issue of Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience

Our understanding of the reward systems of the brain has advanced substantially over the past decade, leading to descriptions of the influences of such systems on cognitive and emotional processes both at a neural and computational level. The purpose of this collection of papers is to explore not only how ...

31.10.2017
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Hong Kong Cognitive Science Meeting

Hong Kong, 4 December 2017

The keynotes lectures:

  • Pascal Mamassian, CNRS Director of Research & Unit Head of Laboratoire des Systèmes Perceptifs, CNRS & École normale supérieure
    Talk title: “Measuring the sensitivity of visual confidence
  • Kou Murayama, Associate Professor, School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences, University of Reading
    Talk ...
30.10.2017
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Associate Professor in Psychology, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark

The Department of Psychology, University of Southern Denmark (SDU), Odense, Denmark, embedded within the Faculty of Health Sciences, invites applications for one or more vacant positions as associate professor in Psychology to be filled towards January 2018 or soon thereafter. 

The Department of Psychology has been built up during the ...

18.10.2017
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Tenure-track position in Speech and Language Therapy, UCL, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium

The Université catholique de Louvain invites applications for a tenure track or tenured full time position in Speech Therapy: Language, communication and sensory (dys)functions

Teaching
The successful candidate will have teaching assignments in the field of Speech Therapy, in the various study cycles offered by the Faculty of psychology ...

17.10.2017
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Special Issue in The Journal of Cognitive Enhancement: “From Embodied Cognition to Cognitive Enhancement”

The Journal of Cognitive Enhancement invites submissions for a Special Issue on “From Embodied Cognition to Cognitive Enhancement”, to be guest-edited by Martin H. Fischer (University of Potsdam) and Markus Raab (German Sport University Cologne).

The motivation for this Special Issue is to address the current lack of exchange between ...
11.10.2017
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Dubrovnik Conference on Cognitive Science

Dubrovnik, Croatia
24-27 May 2018

The X. Dubrovnik Conference on Cognitive Science is on Communication, Pragmatics, and Theory of Mind. The annual conferences are open, international events. Students and tutors are encouraged to come from all over the world. The conference is attracting about an average of 100 participants. The ...

11.10.2017
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PhD Fellowships in The International Max Planck Research School for Language Sciences, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

The International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Language Sciences is once again recruiting three candidates for its coveted IMPRS Fellowships. The Fellowships are intended to encourage interdisciplinary language research that takes advantage of the high concentration of top-rated expertise and facilities available in Nijmegen, Netherlands. Each PhD position is ...

09.10.2017
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Professor/ Associate Professor and Head of Psychology, Liverpool Hope University, UK

Liverpool Hope University is looking for a candidate with an outstanding reputation to inspire, motivate and lead colleagues in their research and teaching. The appointed candidate will have an excellent research record at an international level and be able to lead the further development of a strong research culture within ...

07.10.2017
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The 30th Association for Psychological Science Annual Convention

San Francisco, CA, USA
24-27 May 2018

Join colleagues from across all disciplines in the field of psychological science at the 30th APS Annual Convention.

Website

Symposium submission deadline: 15 November 2017

Poster submission deadline: 31  January  2018



07.10.2017
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The 4th International Winter School on Big Data

Timișoara, Romania
22-26 January 2018

BigDat 2018 will be a research training event with a global scope aiming at updating participants about the most recent advances in the critical and fast developing area of big data, which covers a large spectrum of current exciting research and industrial innovation with an ...

05.10.2017
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Donder Discussions 2017

Nijmegen, The Netherlands
26-27 October 2017

The Donders Discussions is an international, two-day Cognition and Neuroscience conference by and for PhD candidates. This year, the theme is an outlook to the future. Traditionally it covers molecular, cognitive, computational and behavioural aspects of neuroscience, with a highly multi-disciplinary approach. You can ...
04.10.2017
ESCOP

Postdoctoral Research Associate, UCD School of Psychology, Ireland

Applications are invited for an early career Postdoctoral Research Associate to work on an exciting new project (funded by the The Waterloo Foundation) to investigate the role of sleep and family factors on the development of attention in children at a higher risk of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) under ...

03.10.2017
ESCOP

Ph.D. Position in Cognitive Psychology, University of Fribourg, Switzerland

Prof. Valérie Camos and dr. Evie Vergauwe invite applications for a 4-year Ph.D. position at the Department of Psychology, University of Fribourg, Switzerland. The position is funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation and the Ph.D. student will examine the relationship between working memory and long-term memory ...

28.09.2017
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Postdoctoral position on cognitive neuroscience of language, Aix-Marseille University, Aix-en-Provence, France

Dr. Kristof Strijkers, CNRS researcher at the Laboratoire Parole et Langage (LPL), is hiring a postdoctoral student for a period of 18 months (possible extension) to work on the ANR project ‘Towards an Integrated Brain Language Theory (TIBLT)’. This project has the objective to compare the spatiotemporal dynamics between the ...

27.09.2017
ESCOP

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Quantitative Psychology University of California, USA

The University of California is creating a dynamic new university campus and campus community in Merced, California, which opened in September 2005 as the tenth campus of the University of California and the first American research university built in the 21st century. In keeping with the mission of the University ...

27.09.2017
ESCOP

Post-doc position: Experimental and computational investigations of orthographic processing and reading Laboratoire de Psychologie Cognitive in Marseilles, France

Applications are now open for a post-doctoral position at the Laboratoire de Psychologie Cognitive in Marseilles, France, for research investigating orthographic processing during sentence reading. The position is renewable on a yearly basis for up to 5-years, and is part of an ERC-funded research project led by Jonathan Grainger (ERC ...
27.09.2017
ESCOP

Cognitive Psychologist Penn State University, Pennsylvania, USA

The Department of Psychology at Penn State is recruiting for a colleague in our cognitive psychology program for a tenure track position starting August 2018. Rank is open, but we are likely to hire at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. The ideal candidate will hold a Ph.D ...
26.09.2017
ESCOP

MEG investigations of orthographic processing and reading, Aix-Marseille University, Marseilles, France

Applications are now open for a post-doctoral position at the Laboratoire de Psychologie Cognitive for research using MEG to investigate orthographic processing during sentence reading. The position is renewable on a yearly basis for up to 5-years, and is part of an ERC-funded research project led by Jonathan Grainger (ERC ...

18.09.2017
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Immediate opening of a post-doc position at CO3, Brussels, Belgium

The Consciousness, Cognition & Computation Group (CO3) of the Center for Research in Cognition & Neurosciences at the Université libre de Bruxelles seeks applicants for a two-years post-doc position funded under the ERC Advanced Grant awarded to Axel Cleeremans (project ‘RADICAL’).

This research project is focused on the development of a novel ...

12.09.2017
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APS Rising Stars - call for nominations

The APS Rising Star designation is presented to outstanding psychological scientists in the earliest stages of their research careers post-PhD. This designation recognizes researchers whose innovative work has already advanced the field and signals great potential for their continued contributions. The APS Board of Directors and the APS Rising Stars ...

11.09.2017
ESCOP

The 7th Annual Conference ‘Aspects of Neuroscience’

Warsaw, Poland
24-26 November 2017
 
On behalf of the Neurobiology Scientific Student Association at the Faculty of Biology of the University of Warsaw, we would like to invite you to the 7th Annual International Conference “Aspects of Neuroscience” which will be held in Warsaw, Poland, from November 24th to 26th ...
21.08.2017
ESCOP

Associate Specialist in Cognitive Development, Nestlé Research Center, Lausanne, Switzerland

The Nestlé Group is the world’s largest food and beverage company with 89,5 billion Swiss Francs in sales in 2016. It is present in 191 countries around the world, has 418 factories and its 328,000 employees are committed to Nestlé’s purpose of enhancing quality of life ...

16.08.2017
ESCOP

Postdoctoral positions in Wisconsin Institute for Sleep and Consciousness, University of Wisconsin–Madison, USA

Several postdoctoral positions are available at the Wisconsin Institute for Sleep and Consciousness in the laboratory of Prof. Giulio Tononi to study complex systems within the framework of integrated information theory (IIT).

Immediate funding is available for a range of projects including the foundational development of IIT’s mathematical framework ...

08.08.2017
ESCOP

Position in Cognitive Neuroscience (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor), Brain and Mind Institute, The University of Western Ontario

Department of Psychology at Western University invites applications from exceptional researchers to fill a full-time academic position in the area of Cognitive Neuroscience. Depending upon qualifications and experience, the position will be either probationary (tenure track) at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, or tenured at the rank of ...

03.08.2017
ESCOP

3-year PhD position at the Cognitive Control Lab, Greifswald University, Germany

The lab’s central research areas include functions of cognitive control and the neurocognitive mechanisms underlying purposeful and goal-directed behavior. We address questions of how humans exert self-control, regulate emotions, coordinate multiple task performance, implement intentions in working memory and realize situation-appropriate behavior. For further details, please visit our lab ...
14.07.2017
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Three research positions within Dutch consortium "Language in Interaction" Nijmegen, the Netherlands

We are looking for highly motivated candidates to enrich a unique research consortium aiming to unravel the neurocognitive mechanisms of language at multiple levels. The goal is to understand both the universality and the variability of the human language faculty from genes to behaviour. Currently, our consortium advertises 2 Postdoc ...
12.07.2017
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Call for proposals: Advanced Training In Mathematical And Computational Modelling For Psychological Science

The William K. and Katherine W. Estes Fund invites proposals to fund advanced training opportunities in mathematical and computational modeling for psychological science. We envision two potential types of activity:

  • Summer Schools
  • Focused Workshops 

A summer school would provide foundational training in mathematical or computational modeling to advanced trainees (PhD ...

12.07.2017
ESCOP

PhD Scholarships in Cognitive, Computational and Social Neurosciences, IMT School For Advanced Studies, Lucca, USA

Applications are now being accepted for the 2017/18 PhD program at the IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca, one of the six Schools of Excellence in Italy and one of the highest rated graduate schools in Europe according to the most recent E-Multirank survey.  Highly motivated candidates from all ...

12.07.2017
ESCOP

Tenure-track position in cognitive psychology, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey

Department of Psychology of Middle East Technical University invites applications for a full-time open rank position in the area of cognitive psychology. The successful candidates must either be a Ph.D. recipient or should receive their degree by the application deadline. They must have demonstrated a potential for academic excellence ...

10.07.2017
ESCOP

Postdoctoral position in cognitive control Ghent University, Belgium

Applications are invited for a 3-year full-time post-doctoral position at the Department of Experimental Psychology, Ghent University. Application deadline is August 8.
More information
07.07.2017
ESCOP

PhD position in Psychometrics and Statistics, University of Groningen, The Netherlands

The research project will be in the field of Methodology and Statistics. It is concerned with reproducibility of research findings. The PhD position will be in the department of Psychometrics and Statistics. Dr D. van Ravenzwaaij and Dr R. Hoekstra will be the daily supervisors of the project, and Prof ...

03.07.2017
ESCOP

Two-year post-doctoral position, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Department of cognitive studies, Paris, France

Aplications are invited for a two-year post-doctoral position to work with Elisabeth Pacherie and Valérian Chambon as part of ANR Research Project "Sense of Agency in Joint Action". The project will investigate experimentally the relations and differences between the respective mechanisms underlying our experience of agency in individual and ...
30.06.2017
ESCOP

Research Assistant, University of Edinburgh, Scotland

The School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences is seeking to appoint a 0.5% FTE Research Assistant for a fixed-term period of 12 months. The position is to support the empirical/experimental wing of the research project “Expecting Ourselves: Embodied Prediction and the Construction of Conscious Experience” funded by ...

30.06.2017
ESCOP

ESCoP 2017 OpenSesame and JASP workshops

Potsdam, Germany
3 September 2017

There will be an OpenSesame and JASP workshops as a pre-conference event before ESCoP 2017! Registration is free! But we do ask that you register, so that we know how many people to expect. You're also welcome if you don't attend ESCoP itself ...

30.06.2017
ESCOP

The first ESCoP Satellite on Cognitive Enhancement

Potsdam, Germany
3 September 2017
Cognitive enhancement is the use of any means (e.g., brain stimulation, meditation, physical exercise, life style, or food supplements) aimed at enhancing performance in healthy individuals. The aim of the meeting is to pursue a mechanistically oriented, theory-driven approach that tries to understand and ...
30.06.2017
ESCOP

Conscious and unconscious aspects of learning - Satellite workshop of ESCOP 2017

Potsdam, Germany
3 September 2017

Organised by Alain Content and Axel Cleeremans (CRCN, Université libre de Bruxelles, BE).
The workshop is one of the satellite events organised at the occasion of the ESCOP 2017 meeting. It stands as the sixth and final symposium of the COOL IAP Network.

Registration: All ...

30.06.2017
ESCOP

Call for papers: Effects of Neuroscience Explanations

A Special Issue/Article Collection in Cognitive Research: Principles and Implications (CR:PI)

As neuroscience progresses, laypeople are increasingly exposed to neuroscience explanations for human behaviors. The purpose of this collection of papers is to examine how neuroscience explanations for human behaviors affect our judgments, inferences, and cognition in general ...

30.06.2017
ESCOP

Postdoctoral position in vision and cognitive neuroscience Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA

Professors Emily Cooper (Dartmouth College) and Allyson Mackey (Univ. of Pennsylvania) are seeking a postdoctoral researcher to join a collaborative research team investigating the relationship between perceptual and cognitive neuroplasticity in humans. The position involves conducting research on visual perception and working memory, using both behavioral and brain-based measures (fMRI ...

30.06.2017
ESCOP

Professor in General Psychology, University of Klagenfurt, Austria

The University of Klagenfurt, Austria, offers the full-time position of a Professor in General Psychology. The duration of the contract is temporary (limited till 31 July 2022). Applicants are required to have a PhD in psychological sciences, and a habilitation or equivalent qualification in the field of general psychology, a ...

30.06.2017
ESCOP

Scientific Assistant / PhD Candidate Position at the Department of Psychology, Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken, Germany

In this 2 year research project, preferably beginning 01.09.2017, funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG), we will explore the formation and retrieval of associative memories in young and old adults and in patients with impairments in associative remembering, using behavioural and electrophysiological measures. The project includes a ...

30.06.2017
ESCOP

Conference on Multilingualism

6-8 November 2017
Groningen, The Netherlands

The University of Groningen will be host to the Conference on Multilingualism (COM2017) in the old city centre of Groningen. Participants wishing to present should submit a title and an abstract for their presentation before 1 July 2017 by means of our online submission ...

23.06.2017
ESCOP

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 ...
20.06.2017
ESCOP

Linguistic and Cognitive Influences on Numerical Cognition

Tuebingen, Germany
8-9 September 2017


Numerical cognition is essential in our daily life. It depends on the interaction of numerous domain-general and domain-specific factors. However, linguistic influences on numerical cognition have been neglected for years and it has been argued that central semantic number processing occurs largely without language. Nevertheless ...

20.06.2017
ESCOP

Full Professor in Psychology of Auditory Cognition Institute of Psychology, RWTH Aachen University, Germany

RWTH Aachen University, Germany, is seeking applicants for teaching and research in the area of the psychology of hearing. Desired starting date is winter semester 2017/18. It is an attractively equipped endowed professorship (HEAD Genuit Foundation) for a fixed term of five years.

Possible research fields are human hearing ...

05.06.2017
ESCOP

Journal of Cognition is accepting submissions

ESCoP’s new open-access journal, Journal of Cognition, is accepting submissions. The Journal of Cognition provides a rigorous alternative for researchers who want to make their work publicly available but worry about the standards of quality of open-access journals. We aim to make the Journal of Cognition the first choice ...

02.06.2017
ESCOP

A new Master’s Degree in Applied Experimental Psychological Sciences at the University of Milano-Bicocca

A new master's degree in applied experimental psychology (AEPS) will start in October 2017 at the University of Milano-Bicocca. It is an innovative MSc aimed at forming experts in applying psychological knowledge in a range of contexts. The degree program focuses on how basic and advanced knowledge in psychological ...
01.06.2017
ESCOP

Post Doc position in Research Training Group “Statistical Modeling in Psychology”

The DFG Research Training Group “Statistical Modeling in Psychology” (SMiP) offers 1 Post Doc position (100% TV-L E13, 4.5 years, start in October 2017). The SMiP group is a transregional collaboration of twelve renowned behavioral researchers from five German universities: University of Mannheim, Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg, Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg, University of ...

01.06.2017
ESCOP

Post-doctoral position in cognitive neuroscience BCCBL, San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain

Applications are invited for a 2-year full-time post-doctoral position in cognitive neuroscience. Applicants should have strong interests in consciousness and cognitive neurosciences coupled with strong computational skills in Python. The main project will use functional MRI to assess the neural correlates of the encoding/maintenance of semantic representations and the ...

26.05.2017
ESCOP

The 8th annual Budapest CEU Conference on Cognitive Development

Budapest, Hungary
4-6 January 2018

We welcome submissions from all areas related to cognitive development. Previous BCCCD meetings featured a variety of topics such as comparative cognition, cognitive bases of culture, biological bases of cognition, conceptual learning, perceptual learning, early social cognition, language, methodological issues, numeracy, and object cognition. Invited ...

26.05.2017
ESCOP

The International Meeting of the Psychonomic Society

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
10-12 May 2018

The International Meeting of the Psychonomic Society features cutting edge symposia, talks and posters by more than 1,000 senior scientists and early career investigators who are at the forefront of the most innovative research. Organized by the Society for the experimental study of ...

26.05.2017
ESCOP

The 22nd Biennial Meeting of the International Society for Developmental Neuroscience

Nara, Japan
22-25 May 2018

The ISDN2018 2018 meeting will feature an exciting and diverse scientific programme focused on recent advances and future directions in fundamental and applied developmental neuroscience.Organized by the International Society for Developmental Neuroscience (ISDN), this meeting will include talks on diverse model animals and human ...

26.05.2017
ESCOP

The 7th International Conference on Spatial Cognition

Rome, Italy
10-14 September 2018

ICSC is a triennial conference that is open to researchers from all space-related disciplines (psychological, philosophical, computational, engineering, neuroscientific, etc.). The forthcoming seventh edition will be devoted to “Spatial Cognition in Multimedia and the Intercultural World”, exploring the links between the general topic of the ...

26.05.2017
ESCOP

Two Assistant, Associate or Full Professors in Psychology University of Akureyri, Akureyri, Iceland

The University of Akureyri advertises a vacancy for two 100% positions of assistant, associate or full professor in Psychology within the School of Humanities and Social Sciences. They are looking for specialists within any field of psychology. Application deadline is 30 June 2017.

More information 

26.05.2017
ESCOP

Resarch Fellow Position at the Sagol Center for Brain and Mind, Herzliya, Israel

Project: Biological mechanisms of social interaction

Starting time: fall 2017 (or before)

We are looking for applicants with a strong interest in the biological mechanisms of social interaction, for a project focusing on affect dynamics and physiology in two-person contexts. The lab is equipped with state of the art equipment ...

26.05.2017
ESCOP

PhD candidate position at the Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language

Applications are invited for a 4-year full-time PhD Studentship in cognitive neuroscience of language at the Basque Center on Brain Cognition and Language (BCBL) in San Sebastian (Spain) to investigate plasticity changes in brain language networks using MEG in patients that undergo brain surgery.

Applicants should have a Masters degree ...

26.05.2017
ESCOP

Post-doctoral position at the Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language

Applications are invited for a 2-year full-time post-doctoral position in cognitive neuroscience at the Basque Center on Brain Cognition and Language (BCBL) in San Sebastian (Spain). Applicants should have strong interests in consciousness and cognitive neurosciences coupled with strong computational skills in Python. The main project will use functional MRI ...
26.05.2017
ESCOP

Two full-time PhD studentships available to work on cognitive science and bilingualism.

Applications are invited for two funded research positions (leading to PhD dissertations) in the Psychology of Language and Bilingualism Lab at the Institute of Psychology, Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland. Both positions are funded by the Polish National Science Centre grant  (SONATA BIS) “Competition or coordination? Impact of short-term and ...

12.05.2017
ESCOP

PhD Studentship - How (a)typical ageing affects our ability to recognise places Bournemouth University, UK

Ageing, and in particular, atypical ageing is associated with marked declines in navigation abilities, which can have devastating effects on people’s independence and quality of life. While these impairments are well known, the precise underlying psychological mechanisms remain unknown. In this project, you will combine eye-tracking and virtual environments ...

04.05.2017
ESCOP

PhD and postdoctoral positions in a project “Connections for cognition: A cognitive neurocomputational perspective on human flexibility”. Ghent University, Belgium

We (Tom Verguts, Marcel Brass, Daniele Marinazzo, Wim Fias) are a team with broad and complementary expertise in different aspects of cognitive and computational neuroscience. We are currently seeking several PhD students and postdocs to collaborate on a project funded by Ghent University, called “Connections for cognition: A cognitive neurocomputational ...

04.05.2017
ESCOP

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 ...

04.05.2017
ESCOP

The 8th Budapest Visual Learning Conference

Budapest, Hungary
26-28 April 2018

The topics of the conference will include: Multimedia Content Development, Educational Theory and Practice in the Visual Age, Scientific Visualization, Visual Culture, The Visual Mind, Sign Languages, Visual Semiotics, New Vistas in Cognitive Metaphor Theory, Art Education, Film Theory, Visual Rhetoric, and Reform and Continuity ...

04.05.2017
ESCOP

Psychonomic Society's 58th Annual Meeting

Vancouver, Canada
9-12 November 2017

The Psychonomic Society is the home for scientists who study how the mind works. Members of the Society are experimental psychologists among whose numbers are some of the most distinguished researchers in the field. Many of us are concerned with the application of psychology to ...

04.05.2017
ESCOP

The 5th International Conference on Statistical Language and Speech Processing

Le Mans, France
23-25 October 2017

SLSP is a yearly conference series aimed at promoting and displaying excellent research on the wide spectrum of statistical methods that are currently in use in computational language or speech processing. It aims at attracting contributions from both fields. Though there exist large, well-known ...

04.05.2017
ESCOP

Cognitive Computational Neuroscience Conference

New York, USA
6-8 September 2017

Cognitive Computational Neuroscience is an annual scientific conference for neuroscientists characterizing the neural computations that underlie complex behavior. The goal is to develop computationally defined models of brain information processing that explain rich measurements of brain activity and behavior. To explain complex cognition and ...

04.05.2017
ESCOP

The 26th Subjective Probability, Utility, and Decision Making Conference

Haifa, Israel
20-24 August 2017

The European Association for Decision Making invites for its 2017 Biennial SPUDM 26 conference. The conference focus will combine traditional topics as well as new directions in Judgment and Decision Making research. Invited keynote speakers include: Alvin E. Roth (Stanford University, USA), Debora Estrin (Cornell ...

04.05.2017
ESCOP

International Conference for Cognitive Neuroscience

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
5-8 August 2017

ICON brings together researchers from diverse backgrounds, joined by their interest in studying the relationships amongst brain, mind, and behavior. Central to the ICON idea is the dissemination and exchange of high-level scientific findings, methods, and ideas across various areas of cognitive neuroscience including ...

04.05.2017
ESCOP

European Brain and Behavior Society Conference

Bilbao, Spain
28-30 June 2017

The main goal of the meeting is to bring together the most recent advancements in behavioural neuroscience research. Sessions will cover a broad spectrum of topics from basic science to applied research, from animal models to investigating brain mechanisms and behaviour in human studies. Members ...

04.05.2017
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WILD 2017 - Workshop on Infant Language Development

Bilbao, Spain
15-17 June 2017

WILD has been created to highlight recent research on a wide range of topics within monolingual and bilingual development, including speech perception and production; word learning; the development of syntax and morphology; brain mechanisms and first language acquisition; recent advances in infant brain imaging techniques ...

04.05.2017
ESCOP

Postdoctoral Fellow in Early Mathematical Cognition and Mathematics Learning Difficulties, University of Minnesota, USA

The Math and Numeracy Lab at the University of Minnesota, directed by Michele Mazzocco, seeks candidates for a postdoctoral position. The postdoctoral fellow will be involved in all aspects of an ongoing NSF-funded study focused on individual differences in young children's emerging number knowledge and the dynamic relations between ...

28.04.2017
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BPS Cognitive Section Conference

Newcastle, UK
30 August - 1 September 2017

The School of Psychology is hosting the 2017 Cognitive Section Conference. It will run from Wednesday 30th August until Friday 1st September. Confirmed keynote speakers include Professor Stephen Lindsay, University of Victoria and Editor of Psychological Science, and Professor Sue Gathercole, Director of ...

27.04.2017
ESCOP

ESCoP 2017: Extended Submission deadline

The 20th meeting of the European Society for Cognitive Psychology will take place from 3-6 September 2017 in Potsdam near Berlin/Germany, with over 30 symposia and several attractive keynotes and social events (for details, see www.escop2017.org).

We have extended the impeding deadline for one week, so ...

21.04.2017
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Workshop “Many Paths to Language”

Nijmegen, The Netherlands
6-8 October 2017 

This 3-day workshop explores: (a) children’s linguistic and cultural environments, their non-linguistic skills, and the structural properties of the languages they are acquiring as possible sources of variation, alongside (b) the implications of this variation for the mechanisms that drive and support native ...

21.04.2017
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8th annual Budapest CEU Conference on Cognitive Development

Budapest, Hungary
4-6 January 2018

We welcome submissions from all areas related to cognitive development. Previous BCCCD meetings featured a variety of topics such as comparative cognition, cognitive bases of culture, biological bases of cognition, conceptual learning, perceptual learning, early social cognition, language, methodological issues, numeracy, object cognition. Invited speakers ...

21.04.2017
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PhD and postdoctoral positions in a project “Connections for cognition: A cognitive neurocomputational perspective on human flexibility”

Ghent University, Belgium

We (Tom Verguts, Marcel Brass, Daniele Marinazzo, Wim Fias) are a team with broad and complementary expertise in different aspects of cognitive and computational neuroscience. We are currently seeking several PhD students and postdocs to collaborate on a project funded by Ghent University, called “Connections for cognition ...

21.04.2017
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Master in Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience

Universidad de Granada, Granada, Spain

This 60 ECTS (1 year) master instructs students in research about basic psychological phenomena. Although contents of the master focus on research, they also provide the skills required to work outside academia in the fields of neuropsychology and other applied related areas. 

Application deadline: 25 ...

05.04.2017
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The 7th International Conference on Spatial Cognition

Rome, Italy
10-14 September 2018

The “International Conference on Spatial Cognition” (ICSC) is a triennial conference that is open to researchers from all space-related disciplines (psychological, philosophical, computational, engineering, neuroscientific, etc.). The forthcoming seventh edition (ICSC 2018) will be devoted to “Spatial Cognition in a Multimedia and Intercultural World”, exploring ...

31.03.2017
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Call For Papers: Linguistic Justice and Analytic Philosophy Special issue of Philosophical Papers

Guest Editors: Filippo Contesi (Jean Nicod), Moti Mizrahi (Florida Tech), and Enrico Terrone (Turin).

The topics of linguistic discrimination and linguistic justice have received little attention from contemporary analytic philosophers despite the fact that there is a growing body of evidence in linguistics and social psychology about implicit negative biases ...

31.03.2017
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PhD Program and Scholarships at the University of Padova

The School of Psychology at the University of Padova offers PhD positions, all of which are supported by a fellowship. Also, through funding from the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Padova e Rovigo, research fellowships are available for foreign students.
The University of Padova is one of the oldest in ...

31.03.2017
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Postdoctoral Fellow in Early Mathematical Cognition and Mathematics Learning Difficulties University of Minnesota, USA

The Math and Numeracy Lab at the University of Minnesota, directed by Michele Mazzocco, seeks candidates for a postdoctoral position. The postdoctoral fellow will be involved in all aspects of an ongoing NSF-funded study focused on individual differences in young children's emerging number knowledge and the dynamic relations between ...

31.03.2017
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Postdoctoral Fellow in Children’s Mathematics Learning with External Knowledge Representations Montreal, Quebec, Canada

The Mathematics Teaching and Learning Lab, directed by Helena Osana in the Department of Education at Concordia University, seeks candidates for a two-year postdoctoral position beginning summer of 2017. The postdoctoral fellow will be involved in all aspects of an ongoing federally-funded program of research on children’s use of ...

31.03.2017
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Postdoctoral Fellow in Clinical/Cognitive Neuroscience University of Haifa, Israel

A two-year postdoctoral position in clinical/cognitive neuroscience is available in the Department of Psychology at the University of Haifa. The postdoc will be supervised by Dr. Roee Admon and Dr. Tomer Shechner on two major projects. The first project examines the association between brain functioning of anxious youth during ...

31.03.2017
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Assistant Professor in Psychology University of Groningen, The Netherlands

The psychology department at the Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences has drawn up an investment programme and intends to appoint an assistant professor, who recently finished their PhD, with an excellent record in research and teaching. We aim for candidates who are likely to acquire substantial external funding in ...

31.03.2017
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Conference on Development and Learning and on Epigenetic Robotics

18-21 September 2017
Lisbon, Portugal

The past decade has seen the emergence of a new scientific field in which computational techniques are employed to study how intelligent biological and artificial systems develop sensorimotor, cognitive and social abilities through dynamic interactions with their physical and social environments. The International Conference on ...

31.03.2017
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The 39th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society: Computational Foundations of Cognition

26-29 July 2017
London, UK

Many cognitive scientists think of computation as a metaphor for thinking about the mind, whereas others consider it a tool for calculating the implications of models. However, neither perspective fully expresses how computation can serve as the foundational theory of how people actively process information ...

31.03.2017
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Workshop: "The role of gesture in cognitive and linguistic processes"

25 July 2017
Coventry, UK

The workshop is aimed at postgraduate students who would like to present their research in a friendly environment. Our goal is to offer these students the opportunity to discuss their findings with peers and academics during the day of the workshop, which could help them ...

31.03.2017
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International Summer School on Deep Learning

17-21 July 2017
Bilbao, Spain

DeepLearn 2017 will be a research training event with a global scope aiming at updating participants about the most recent advances in the critical and fast developing area of deep learning. This is a branch of artificial intelligence covering a spectrum of current exciting machine ...

24.03.2017
ESCOP

Lectureship in Psychology (adult cognition), Lancaster University UK

We are seeking to appoint a Lecturer (the equivalent of Assistant Professor) in the area of adult cognition especially, but not limited to, expertise in moral cognition, social cognition as it relates to perspective taking and trust, working memory and attention, and/or cognition in applied contexts.

You should have ...

21.03.2017
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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 ...

21.03.2017
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The 1st Würzburg Summer School on Social Cognition and Neuroscience

Würzburg, Germany
23-28 July  2017

The Summer School is for advanced Master students and PhD students of Psychology and related disciplines (e.g., cognitive, affective, and social sciences, neuroscience). It offers a rich and diverse curriculum with stimulating keynote lectures, seminar-like hot-topic sessions, and skill-focused workshops led by internationally ...

21.03.2017
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Travel Awards Awards to visit the Berlin School of Mind and Brain

The Berlin School of Mind and Brain offers awards for 6–8 students for one- to two-month lab visits in Berlin. Awards amount up to 2,500 € (depending on duration and travel costs). The awards will cover a substantial part of the cost of living for the duration of your ...
21.03.2017
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Research Faculty Positions, Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain

The Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language together with IKERBASQUE (Basque Foundation for Science) offer 3 permanent IKERBASQUE Research Professor positions in the following areas: Language acquisition, Language processing and/or disorders with advanced experience in MRI, Language processing and/or disorders with advanced experience in MEG. We are ...

16.03.2017
ESCOP

The 10th Annual Embodied and Situated Language Processing Conference

ESLP2017 abstract submission has been extended until 3 April 2017.

Conference website: https://www.hse.ru/cdm-centre/eslp/

13.03.2017
ESCOP

Call for New Logo Design for the European Society for Cognitive Psychology

Submission deadline extended: 31 July 2017

The European Society for Cognitive Psychology has announced its new logo contest. We are inviting interested members to submit a new design for ESCoP’s logo. This logo will represent the European Society for Cognitive Psychology on the web, in publications, and in other ...

13.03.2017
ESCOP

Psycholinguistics in Flanders

Leuven, Belgium
29-30 May 2017

Psycholinguistics in Flanders (PiF) has established itself as the conference of choice for young psycholinguists (PhD students and young postdocs) in Belgium and neighbouring countries. Research in all domains of psycholinguistics is suitable for presentation at PiF. To ensure junior researchers and their work are ...

12.03.2017
ESCOP

Post-doctoral position in cognitive development and plasticity, University of Koblenz-Landau, Landau, Germany

The Cognition & Development Lab at Campus Landau 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 ...

10.03.2017
ESCOP

Tenure track positions at the American University in Cairo, Egypt

There are several tenure track faculty openings at the American University in Cairo, we are particularly seeking a cognitive or cognitive- developmental psychologist, and we also encourage applications from those with a basic background in psychology, including developmental, social, community, biological psychology.

 If you are considering a meaningful academic experience ...

07.03.2017
ESCOP

Three positions: postdoctoral, PhD student, and Administrative assistant in philosophy of mind, University of Antwerp

Applications are invited for the following three positions at the University of Antwerp: Postdoctoral researcher (2 years), PhD student (4 years), and Administrative assistant (half time, 5 years – I want to fill this position with a research active philosopher). The postdoc/PhD student/admin assistant will be part of Bence ...

07.03.2017
ESCOP

Senior Research Associate/Research Associate: Why Johnny doesn’t Write Secure Software: Secure Software Development by the Masses, Lancaster University, UK

You will conduct in-depth research into understanding software developers’ awareness and planning with respect to security; their security decision strategies and processes and the cognitive biases that shape their programming choices and actions; and effectiveness of interventions to support/improve their security behaviours. You will develop innovative research the puts ...

07.03.2017
ESCOP

Four PhD grants on Language, Communication and the Brain, Aix-Marseille/Avignon, France

The Center of Excellence on Brain and Language (BLRI) and the Institute of Language, Communication and the Brain (ILCB)  award four PhD grants (3 years) on any topic that falls within the area of language, communication, brain and modelling. The institute provides privileged and free access to fMRI and MEG ...

07.03.2017
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Three 2-year postdoctoral positions on Language, Communication and the Brain, at Aix-Marseille/Avignon, France

The Center of Excellence on Brain and Language (BLRI) and the Institute of Language, Communication and the Brain (ILCB) offer three 2-year postdoc positions on any topic that falls within the area of language, communication, brain and modelling. The institute provides privileged and free access to fMRI and MEG facilities ...

07.03.2017
ESCOP

Post-doc research position in Developmental Psychology/Cognitive Neuroscience in Marseille, France

We are seeking for a highly motivated fellow for a 2 years
(potentially renewable) post-doc position to conduct EEG and
structural MRI studies from children to young adults. This position is
opened within a larger project aiming at tracking the development of
cognitive control from childhood to adulthood.

In the ...
07.03.2017
ESCOP

Assistant Professor in Cognitive Neuroscience and Applied Cognitive Psychology, Leiden University, the Netherlands

The section Cognitive Psychology of the institute Psychology of the Faculty Social and Behavioural Sciences and the Leiden Institute for Brain and Cognition (LIBC) are looking for two highly talented staff members for the position of Assistant Professor in Cognitive Neuroscience and Applied Cognitive Psychology (2 positions of 1.0 ...

03.03.2017
ESCOP

Postdoctoral Position: Language Processing in Blind Individuals, The International School of Advanced Studies in Trieste and the Center for Mind/Brain Sciences in Trento, Italy

Applications for a post-doctoral position are invited in the context of a joint research project between the International School of Advanced Studies (SISSA) in Trieste and the Center for Mind/Brain Sciences (CIMeC) in Trento (Italy). The project is funded by a PRIN grant from the Italian Ministry of Education ...

03.03.2017
ESCOP

Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position at the Department of Psychology, University of Haifa, Israel

We are looking for a highly motivated post-doctoral fellow to work on an Israel Science Foundation (ISF)-funded grant focused on individual differences in structural and functional hemispheric asymmetries, and involves pharmacological manipulations, behavioral measures, and brain imaging (structural and functional MRI) investigations.

The position is funded for 2 years ...

28.02.2017
ESCOP

Gesture and Speech in Interaction

Poznań, Poland
25-27 August 2017

GESPIN is an international conference on how gesture and speech work together to achieve various goals. The 5th GESPIN Conference invites papers addressing any aspects of the interaction of gesture and speech, and how they work together to achieve various goals. After the conference, contributors ...

28.02.2017
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Interspeech 2017

Stockholm, Sweden
20-24 August 2017

The conference theme will be “Situated interaction”. The overall goal is to provide a broad approach to speech communication issues integrating speech technology and pragmatic aspects of human conversational speech communication behaviour in different interaction contexts. All branches of speech communication science are welcome – be ...

28.02.2017
ESCOP

The 40th European Conference on Visual Perception

27–31 August 2017
Berlin, Germany

We are excited to announce that the 40th European Conference on Visual Perception – ECVP 2017 – will be held in Berlin, Germany. The conference continues the series of the past ECVPs such as 2016 in Barcelona. Berlin represents vibrancy, innovative business ideas and shelters an ...

27.02.2017
ESCOP

The first ESCoP 2017 Satellite: Cognitive Enhancement

The first ESCoP Satellite  on Cognitive Enhancement will be held on 3 September 2017

Cognitive enhancement is the use of any means (e.g., brain stimulation, meditation, physical exercise, life style, or food supplements) aimed at enhancing performance in healthy individuals. The aim of the meeting is to pursue a ...

27.02.2017
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Symposia at ESCoP 2017

Over 30 proposals for themed symposia relating to all topics of human cognition have been accepted:

1.      Recent Trends in Expertise Research (Merim Bilalić, & Ralf Krampe)

2.      Prospective Memory: Recent theoretical advances and new empirical findings (Jan Rummel)

3.      Working memory from childhood to adulthood: What influences memory performance? (Andria ...

27.02.2017
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Full Professor of Social Psychology at the University of Cologne, Germany

The Department of Psychology at the Faculty of Human Sciences of the University of Cologne (UoC) seeks to appoint a Full Professor Of Social Psychology (W3-tenured)

The successful candidate is expected to have a record of excellence in social cognition, and/or related areas such as cognitive psychology or Motivation ...

27.02.2017
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PhD position at the Cognitive Control Lab, Greifswald University, Germany

The Cognitive Control Lab of Prof. Rico Fischer at the University of Greifswald (Germany) is offering a three-year part-time position for a PhD student (starting April 2017 or later).

The lab’s central research areas include functions of cognitive control and the neurocognitive mechanisms underlying purposeful and goal-directed behavior. We ...

20.02.2017
ESCOP

Four PhD positions at Cardiff University, UK

Cardiff University  is currently advertising four fully funded PhD studentships: 3 in vision science/neuroimaging, and one in social neuroscience. The studentships are open to UK and EU nationals. Application deadline is 28 February 2017.

To find out more information click on the chosen position: 

Information processing in the social ...

20.02.2017
ESCOP

PhD positions in The School of Psychology, University of Padova, Italy

The School of Psycholog offers PhD positions, each supported by a fellowship. Also, through funding from the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Padova e Rovigo, offers research fellowships for foreign students. The PhD program in Psychological Sciences is centered on providing research and applied skills across different areas of psychology ...

20.02.2017
ESCOP

Sixth Implicit Learning Seminar

Budapest, Hungary
25-26 May 2017

The study of implicit and explicit learning plays a central role in the cognitive sciences. The 2017 Implicit Learning Seminar will be a small conference with 20-30 participants who share an interest in the cognitive and neural bases of implicit learning. This is going to ...

20.02.2017
ESCOP

Research Fellow position at the Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language, San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain

The Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language (San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain) offers research fellow positions in three main broad areas or research:
(1)-Language, reading and developmental disorders: How language acquisition, comprehension, production, and reading take place in the human brain. Special attention will be paid to ...
13.02.2017
ESCOP

Postdoctoral position at The Neuroimaging Methods Group Higher School of Economics in Moscow, Russia

The focus for this post is on real-time EEG acquisition, analysis and development of novel techniques for neurofeedback and brain-computer interface applications aiming to minimize the feedback signal presentation delay and to improve the performance of non-invasive interfaces by developing advanced signal processing and machine learning algorithms. We expect the ...

13.02.2017
ESCOP

Nengo Summer School 2017

Ontario, Canada
4-16 June 2017

The Centre for Theoretical Neuroscience at the University of Waterloo is currently accepting applications for our 4th annual summer school on large-scale brain modelling. This two-week school will teach participants how to use the Nengo simulation package to build state-of-the-art cognitive and neural models. Nengo ...

13.02.2017
ESCOP

The 21th annual meeting of the Association for the Scientific Study of Consciousness

Beijing, China
13-16 June 2017

The annual conferences of the Association for the Scientific Study of Consciousness (ASSC) are intended to promote interdisciplinary dialogue in the scientific study of consciousness. ASSC members as well as non-members are encouraged to submit contributions that address current empirical and theoretical issues in the ...

07.02.2017
ESCOP

Post-doc positions in Cognitive Neuroscience in Moscow

The Higher School of Economics, School of Psychology, in Moscow, Russia invites applications for postdoctoral research positions in the field of developmental cognitive neuroscience.  We use behavioral, neuroimaging and meta-analyses techniques to study higher-level cognitive processes such as attention and working memory across development. 

The job involves:

  • working under the ...
06.02.2017
ESCOP

PhD Student position in Data Analysis for Brain Magnetic Resonance Imaging in a collaborative project between the Basque Center of Applied Mathematics (BCAM) and the Basque Center on Brain Cognition and Language (BCBL) in Spain.

Applications are invited for a 4-year full-time multidisciplinar PhD  Studentship in a collaborative project between the BCAM and  the BCBL.  
The focus will be on refinement and development of multivariate pattern analyses techniques and machine learning  classification approaches to study human brain function using fMRI data from different cognitive tasks ...
03.02.2017
ESCOP

5th Barcelona Summer School on Bi- and Multilingualism

Barcelona, Spain
12-15 September 2017

The aim of the BSBM is to bring together prominent experts who represent different disciplinary approaches and will discuss state-of-the-art research on the cognitive, linguistic and cultural aspects of bi- and multilingualism. The school is intended for post-graduate students and researchers interested in an updated ...

02.02.2017
ESCOP

Conference On Music And Eye-Tracking

Frankfurt, Germany
17-18 August 2017

The conference on “Music and Eye-tracking“ (MET) – what eye movements, pupil
dilation, and blinking activity tell us about musical processing, which will be held at the Max-Planck-Institute for Empirical Aesthetics in Frankfurt. The goal is to bring together the leading experts from psychology, all fields ...

02.02.2017
ESCOP

2 Fellow junior positions in an ERC project “Intentional Stance for Social attunement (InStance)"

The successful candidates will be involved in designing and conducting experiments with protocols based on an interaction between a human and the humanoid robot iCub. The candidate will work for designing the experiments, collecting behavioural data (performance measures such as reaction times or error rates, eyetracking data) and EEG data ...

02.02.2017
ESCOP

Postdoc and PhD Positions at the Language Learning and Processing Lab, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

Full-time postdoc and PhD positions are available in the Language Learning and Processing Lab of Dr. Inbal Arnon at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. The initial post-doc appointment will be for one year with the option to renew annually up to 3 years, and the PhD appointment is for 4 ...

02.02.2017
ESCOP

PhD fellowship (part of the Young Brain project)

The Department of Language and Communication invites applications for a relisting for a PhD fellowship as part of the Young Brain project. The position is available starting April 1, 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter.

The Young Brain Project is funded in partnership with the Nordea Foundation. The purpose ...
02.02.2017
ESCOP

Postdoc Position in Bilingualism and Cognitive Science, Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland

Applications are invited for a full-time post-doctoral position in the Psychology of Language and Bilingualism Lab (langusta.edu.pl/en) at the Institute of Psychology, Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland. The position is funded by the Polish National Science Centre grant “Competition or coordination? Impact of short-term and long-term language ...

26.01.2017
ESCOP

2017 David Wechsler Early Career Grant for Innovative Work in Cognition

The David Wechsler Early Career Grant supports early career psychologists pursuing innovative work in neuropsychology, intelligence and/or the assessment aspects of cognition. Those who work on positive applied neuropsychology are encouraged to apply.

Applicants must: 

  • Be a psychologist with an EdD, PsyD or PhD from an accredited university. 

  • Be ...

26.01.2017
ESCOP

Psychonomic Society Early Career Award 2017

The Psychonomic Society Awards Committee invites nominations for the 2017 Early Career Award, recognizing the significant scientific contributions of Members and Fellows early in their research career. Nomination details are below and online.
 
As many as four annual awards are given, each with a $2,500 prize and airfare to ...
18.01.2017
ESCOP

The ULB Neuroscience Institute International Ph.D. Program in Neuroscience

The ULB Neuroscience Institute (UNI), located at the Université libre de Bruxelles in Brussels (Belgium) comprises about 200 scientists grouped into 22 research groups. It offers a dynamic and diverse research environment in all fields of neuroscience, from molecular and cellular neurobiology to systems and neurophysiology, from cognitive neuroscience to ...

18.01.2017
ESCOP

Embodied and Situated Language Processing Conference

Moscow, Russia
10-12 September 2017

The general topic of this Anniversary edition of ESLP is Interdisciplinary Approaches to Embodied and Situated Cognition. ESLP 2017 will showcase new theoretical and empirical research by individuals and groups who transcend traditional research fields’ boundaries and combine research methodologies in their investigations of the ...

10.01.2017
ESCOP

2017 International Conference on Interdisciplinary Advances in Statistical Learning

Bilbao, Spain
28-30 June 2017

The conference will discuss statistical learning and its underlying mechanisms from behaviour to neuroscience, in various domains such as language, music, vision, and audition, with data from adult participants, development, individual differences, computational modeling, and non-human species. The conference will include invited speakers, regular talks ...

10.01.2017
ESCOP

The third biennial Workshop on Infant Language Development

Bilbao, Spain
15-17 June 2017

The workshop has been created to highlight recent research on a wide range of topics within monolingual and bilingual development, including speech perception and production; word learning; the development of syntax and morphology; brain mechanisms and first language acquisition; recent advances in infant brain imaging ...

06.01.2017
ESCOP

Language as a Form of Action


Rome, Italy 
21-23 June 2017

The aim of the conference is to approach gesture and sign language research in an interdisciplinary way by bringing together researchers working on these topics from the fields of linguistics, neuroscience, developmental psychology, developmental robotics, philosophy, and other related disciplines. The keynote speakers include: Adam ...

06.01.2017
ESCOP

The 3rd Conference on Usage-Based Linguistics

Jerusalem, Israel
3-5 July 2017

The conference aims to bring together researchers who study language structure and use from a wide range of perspectives (linguistic, typological, developmental, psycholinguistic, computational). This year’s special theme is the relation between language processing and language typology and change: how do cognitive biases affect ...

06.01.2017
ESCOP

Joint Action Meeting VII

London, United Kingdom
22-25 July 2017

Joint Action Meeting brings together cognitive scientists and researchers from related disciplines studying individuals’ ability to act together. Contributions will present the latest research and thinking on a range of different topics, including language as a form of joint action, the interplay of perception ...

06.01.2017
ESCOP

Computational models of cognition: mathematical, neural, and symbolic models.

Warwick, UK
22-25 July 2017

The co-chairs for this meeting are Adrian Banks, Marieke van Vugt, and Adam Sanborn. This year ICCM will be joined with the Society for Mathematical Psychology conference. This means that keynotes, symposia, and registration will be combined, but submissions will be handled separately.  

Website

Abstract ...

06.01.2017
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PhD Positions at the Sackler Centre, Brighton, UK

The Sackler Centre has two funded places for Ph.D. projects for entry in September 2017. Depending on their choice of project, candidates should make an application via the School of Informatics or the School of Psychology. Scholarships cover living expenses at standard rates, and tuition fees for home/EU ...

06.01.2017
ESCOP

PhD Position: Electrophysiological Response in Post-Traumatic Coma, University of Birmingham, UK

A 3-year fully-funded PhD studentship is available at supervised by Dr Damian Cruse and Prof Antonio Belli, with funding from the Medical Research Council (MRC) Integrated Midlands Partnership for Biomedical Training (IMPACT). The successful applicant will be part of an MRC-funded project to investigate EEG markers of speech processing in ...

06.01.2017
ESCOP

Postdoctoral Research Associate and Research Project Coordinator University of York, UK

The Department of Psychology at the University of York is seeking a full-time postdoctoral research associate (for 3 years) and a full-time research project coordinator (for 25 months) to work with Dr. Silke Goebel on an ESRC funded project entitled ‘Cross-format number integration and its relationship to mathematics performance’. The ...

06.01.2017
ESCOP

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Memory Laboratory for Human Neuroscience Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, USA

One full-time postdoctoral fellowship is available in The Laboratory for Human Neuroscience at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine www.lhn.northwestern.edu, directed by Dr. Joel Voss. The research focus for this position is the effects of transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) on cortical networks of the human hippocampus ...

06.01.2017
ESCOP

PhD Position at the Human Cognitive Visual Neuroscience Lab, Bar Ilan University, Israel

Full-time PhD position is available in the Human Cognitive Visual Neuroscience Lab of Dr. Sharon Gilaie-Dotan. The position involves exciting fMRI and MRI research aiming to investigate how learning and plasticity are supported by the human visual system.Background and demonstrated experience in neuroimaging, cognitive science, psychology or computational background ...

22.12.2016
ESCOP

Postdoctoral position: "Rhythmic dynamics of visual perception and attention" in collaboration with Rufin VanRullen at the CerCo in Toulouse, France

Starting date: Flexible, but no later than September 2017 

A postdoctoral position is available to work in collaboration with Rufin VanRullen at the CerCo in Toulouse, France, as part of a recently funded ERC project. The project investigates rhythmic aspects of visual perception, attention and awareness, using a combination of ...

19.12.2016
ESCOP

Postdoctoral Research Associate and Research Project Coordinator at the University of York, UK

The Department of Psychology at the University of York (UK) is seeking a full-time postdoctoral research associate (for 3 years) and a full-time research project coordinator (for 25 months) to work with Dr Silke Goebel on an ESRC funded project entitled ‘Cross-format number integration and its relationship to mathematics performance ...

16.12.2016
ESCOP

Postoctoral position in Cognitive Neuroscience, The Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language, San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain

The Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language (San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain) offers a Postdoctoral position in Cognitive Neuroscience. The main project will focus on the  oscillatory correlates of predictive processing with a special focus on neural entrainment phenomena. The successful candidate will be working within the research ...
16.12.2016
ESCOP

Conference of the International Society for the Study of Individual Differences

Warsaw, Poland
24-28 July 2017

The International Society for the Study of Individual Differences was founded to foster research on individual differences in temperament, intelligence, attitudes, and abilities. Submissions for symposia, individual papers, posters and special symposium for pre-doctoral students are welcomed. The 2017 keynote lectures will be addressed by ...

16.12.2016
ESCOP

Cognitive Neuroscience of Executive Functions

Padova, Italy
28-30 September 2017

This conference will bring together a fecund mixture of senior and junior scientists to report on and discuss various aspects of executive functions, including their anatomo-functional organization in the human brain, how they are impaired by brain lesions or boosted through stimulation, training and experience ...

08.12.2016
ESCOP

Postdoctoral positions in Social Cognition in Human-Robot Interaction, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Italy

Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia is looking for 2 highly motivated, full-time postdoctoral researchers for a 2-year contract to work in the area of human-robot interaction with the focus on human social cognition. The research Line will be led by Agnieszka Wykowska, in close relation to her ERC project “InStance: Intentional ...

02.12.2016
ESCOP

Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford Memory Lab, Stanford University, USA

The Stanford Memory Lab is seeking to recruit a postdoctoral fellow to collaborate on a large-scale study of memory, aging, and medial temporal lobe function. The fellow will play a lead role in examining individual differences in memory among healthy older adults, using a multi-modal approach that combines behavioral and ...

02.12.2016
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Tenure-track position, Long Island University-Brooklyn, New York, USA

The Department of Psychology at Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus, invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor position (pending budgetary approval) beginning September 2017. The Department, an active community, is comprised of an undergraduate program, a General M.A. program, and a Ph.D. program in Clinical Psychology. Applicants ...

02.12.2016
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Post Doc and PhD positions at the Brain, Attention and Time Lab, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

Full-time post doc and PhD positions are available in the Brain Attention and Time Lab of Dr. Ayelet N. Landau at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Initial appointment will be for one year with the option to renew annually up to 4 years. Preferred starting date: January 2016

The lab ...

02.12.2016
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Tenure-track in Behavioral Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, USA

The Department of Psychology & Neuroscience at Duke University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Behavioral and Systems Neuroscience, to start in Summer 2018. We seek outstanding applicants with the potential to develop an innovative and externally funded research program and motivation to engage in undergraduate and graduate ...

02.12.2016
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The Cognitive Neuroscience Society 2017

San Francisco, California, USA
25-28 March 2017

Each year The Cognitive Neuroscience Society holds an annual meeting in the spring. The purpose of the meeting is to bring together researchers from around the world to share the latest studies in cognitive neuroscience. This 4-day event is filled with invited symposia ...

02.12.2016
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2017 IEEE Conference on Cognitive and Computational Aspects of Situation Management

Savannah, Georgia, USA
27-31 March 2017

The CogSIMA conference series provides an annual venue for presenting multi-disciplinary research on complex heterogeneous dynamical systems – of interacting humans, machines, computer agents and/or networks – whose individual and/or collective behavior depends on their situation awareness. CogSIMA conferences are aimed at researchers and ...

02.12.2016
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18th Biennial European Conference On Developmental Psychology

Utrecht, the Netherlands
29 August – 1 September 2017

The European Association for Developmental Psychology is pleased to announce that abstract submission website is now open for the 18th Biennial European Conference On Developmental Psychology.
Submissions for Paper presentations, Poster presentations, Paper symposia, and Poster symposia from a wide variety of ...

15.11.2016
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Master in Cognitive Neuroscience of Language in Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language, Spain

The Master's program aims to provide specialized, comprehensive and rigorous training in the Cognitive Neuroscience of Language. The Master's program includes core courses (theoretical and methodological), advanced elective courses, and a research-based project at the end of the program. Students learn from the world-class scientists at the Basque ...
09.11.2016
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Post-doc in Numerical cognition, Center for Research in Cognition and Neuroscience (CRCN), Université libre de Bruxelles

We are seeking a highly motivated candidate for a 2-year post-doctoral position at the Center for Research in Cognition and Neuroscience (CRCN), Université libre de Bruxelles, in the field of numerical cognition.

The researcher will participate in a four-year project funded by the FNRS on visual numerosity extraction, supervised by ...

09.11.2016
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BCBL - PhD positions - Programme INPhINIT "LaCaixa"

La Caixa foundation has published the call for 57 PhD fellowships in the framework of the program "INPhINIT". The application period is from November 7th until February 2nd, 2017. 
INPhINIT targets the most motivated PhD candidates by addressing the research areas in which Spain excels: Bio and Health Sciences ...
08.11.2016
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Assistant Professor in Cognitive Psychology/Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Arkansas, USA

Applicants from all research areas in cognitive psychology are welcome, especially those whose research complements existing department strengths; we are particularly interested in receiving applications from candidates whose research employs behavioural genetics, neuroendocrinology, EEG/ERP, NIRS, TMS, tDCS/tACS, or computational modelling. This tenure-track position will contribute to the Department ...

08.11.2016
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Assistant Professor of Psychology, Long Island University-Brooklyn, New York, USA

The Department of Psychology at Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus, invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor position (pending budgetary approval) beginning September, 2017. The Department, an active community, is comprised of an undergraduate program, a General M.A. program, and a Ph.D. program in Clinical Psychology. Applicants ...

08.11.2016
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Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position in The Institute for Psychology, University of Bern, Switzerland

Applications for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow position (100%) at the Institute of Psychology of the University of Bern (Switzerland), Section Experimental Psychology and Neuropsychology. Earliest possible starting date for the position is November 1st 2016 or later.

We are seeking a highly motivated and talented research candidate to work on ...

08.11.2016
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CogSci 2017

London, UK
26-29 July 2017

CogSci 2017 is the 39th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society. We encourage researchers from around the world to submit their best basic and applied work in cognitive science to CogSci 2017, and to attend in order to discuss the latest theories and data ...

08.11.2016
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19th International Conference on Cognitive Psychology and Memory

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
14-15 May 2017

The 19th International Conference on Cognitive Psychology and Memory aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Cognitive Psychology and Memory. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform ...

08.11.2016
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BNA2017 Festival Of Neuroscience

Birmingham, UK
10-13 April 2017

BNA2017 delegates can expect a jam-packed scientific programme with the top experts in their field offering research findings from the hottest topics in neuroscience, as well as many other activities including public events and workshops.

Website 

Poster submission deadline: 16 December 2016
Early bird registration ...

08.11.2016
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The Origins of Numerical Abilities

London, UK
20-21 February 2017

Scientific discussion meeting organised by Professor Brian Butterworth FBA, Professor Charles Gallistel and Professor Giorgio Vallortigara. This meeting is intended for researchers in relevant fields and is free to attend. There are a limited number of places so registration is essential. This meeting will be ...

08.11.2016
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Associate Editor in The Quantitative Methods for Psychology

The Quantitative Methods for Psychology (TQMP.org, ISSN: 2292-1354, doi prefix 10.20982) is seeking an Associate Editor, starting in March 2017 for a 3-year appointment. TQMP publishes papers describing quantitative methods for all areas of psychology and related disciplines. Many articles are tutorials but new and innovative techniques are ...

08.11.2016
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Assistant Professor of Psychology, Dominican University River Forest, Illinois, USA

Dominican University seeks candidates for a tenure-track Assistant Professor who specializes in human cognition. The ideal candidate will teach courses in cognitive psychology, learning and memory, and other courses appropriate to her/his preparation and interest and will also contribute to our innovative and integrated courses in Behavioral Research and ...

08.11.2016
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Assistant/Associate Professor (tenure track) of Cognitive Psychology, American University in Cairo

Founded in 1919, AUC is a leading English-language, American-accredited institution of higher education and center of intellectual, social and cultural life of the Arab world. Its community of students, parents, faculty and staff, trustees, alumni and other generous sponsors represent more than 60 countries. The University stands as a crossroads ...
08.11.2016
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ESCoP Early Career Publication Award 2016 given to dr Efthymia Kapnoula

Awarded paper: Kapnoula, E. C., & McMurray, B. (2016). Training alters the resolution of lexical interference: Evidence for plasticity of competition and inhibition. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 145(1), 8-30.

Congratulations!

08.11.2016
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'The Science of Consciousness'

Shanghai, China
6-9 June 2017

'The Science of Consciousness' is the world's largest and longest-running interdisciplinary conference on all aspects of the nature of conscious awareness, feelings and existence. These include how the brain produces consciousness, how consciousness can causally affect brain processes, the best empirical theories, do we ...

08.11.2016
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Three PhD fellowship positions in The International Max Planck Research School for Language Sciences, Nijmegen, the Netherlands

The International Max Planck Research School for Language Sciences is now advertising three fully funded PhD positions. PhD students receive a monthly salary for four years sufficient to cover living costs in Nijmegen. Applicants must have a Master’s degree (or expect to complete the degree before September 2017) in ...

03.11.2016
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Conference on Cognition Research of the Israeli Society for Cognitive Psychology

Akko (Acre), Israel
21-23 February 2017

The aim is to bring together the large and diverse Israeli cognitive community of researchers and students in a single venue to share their research and perspectives on this rapidly advancing field.

Symposium submission dealine: 10 November 2016
Abstract submission deadline for talks and ...

28.10.2016
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The Annual Meeting of Vision Sciences Society

St. Pete Beach, Florida, USA
19-24 May 2017 

The Annual Meeting of the Vision Sciences Society (VSS) is a gathering of more than 2,000 vision researchers from around the world. The VSS Annual Meeting offers attendees the opportunity to explore leading-edge science, research and technology, and to collaborate with ...

28.10.2016
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Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position

Institute for Psychology, University of Bern, Switzerland

We invite applications for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow position (100%) at the Institute of Psychology of the University of Bern (Switzerland), Section Experimental Psychology and Neuropsychology. Earliest possible starting date for the position is November 1st 2016 or later.

We are seeking a ...

28.10.2016
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Cognitive Science Arena

Brixen-Bressanone, Italy
17-18 February 2017

The aim of CSA is to set a conference where young scientists can disseminate their scientific contributions in a friendly and cooperative environment with the participants challenging the scientist in a fruitful debate. In particular, highly innovative research ideas as well as “in progress” research ...

28.10.2016
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5th icCSBs - Annual International Conference on Cognitive - Social, and Behavioural Sciences

Brno, Czech Republic 
9–11 January 2017 

We are proud to inform you that scientific papers of all the previous Annual International Conference on Cognitive - Social, and Behavioural Sciences (1st icCSBs, 2nd icCSBs, 3rd icCSBs and 4th icCSBs) papers have been indexed in ISI Thomson Reuters ...

28.10.2016
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Research fellowships in human decision-making, Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health, Australia

The Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences, one of the leading schools of psychology in Australia, is seeking to appoint two outstanding individuals who can complement and extend its research strengths in decision science, understood broadly to include the psychology and cognitive neuroscience of human decision-making and the application of these ...

14.10.2016
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Postdoctoral position focused on the MEG correlates of learning The Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language, San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain

The Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language is offering a postdoctoral position as part of ERC-funded research project (PI: Ram Frost). The successful candidate will have a rigorous background in MEG data acquisition and analysis, a high level of independence, and a strong publication record. Knowledge of computational, behavioral ...

10.10.2016
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INPhINIT,”la Caixa” Doctoral Fellowship Programme

INPhINIT is a new doctoral fellowship programme devoted to attracting international Early-Stage Researchers to the top Spanish research centres. INPhINIT is promoted by the "la Caixa" Foundation with the aim of supporting the best scientific talent and fostering innovative and high-quality research in Spain by recruiting outstanding international students and ...

05.10.2016
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Call for Psychonomic Society 2017 Collaborative Symposium

The Psychonomic Society invites proposals to fund a collaborative symposium between the Psychonomic Society and the European Society for Cognitive Psychology (ESCoP) to be held in Potsdam, Germany as part of the 20th meeting of ESCoP from September 3-6, 2017. 

Purpose

This program, created in 2015, is an initiative of ...

05.10.2016
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2017 Convention of the Association for Psychological Science

Boston, MA, USA
25-28 May 2017

The Association for Psychological Science (previously the American Psychological Society) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement of scientific psychology and its representation at the national and international level.

Website

Symposium Deadline: 1 December 2016
Poster Deadline: 31 January 2017

05.10.2016
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The 2017 meeting of Cognitive Neuroscience Society

San Francisco, CA, USA
25-28 March 2017

Each year The Cognitive Neuroscience Society holds an annual meeting in the spring. The purpose of the meeting is to bring together researchers from around the world to share the latest studies in cognitive neuroscience. This four day event is filled with invited ...

05.10.2016
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Space and Time in the Brain

Jerusalem, Israel
6-8 December 2016

Speakers: Professors Daniel Schacter, Howard Eichenbaum, Morris Moscovitch, Brian Levine, Michael Kahana, Olaf Blanke, Arne Ekstrom, Francesca Frassinetti, Rafael Malach, Nachum Ulanovsky, Yadin Dudai, Nira Liberman, Dori Derdikman, Anat Maril, Ayelet Landau, Yonatan Loewenstein, Amir Amedi and Shahar Arzy.

Website http://www.spacetime-jbc.org/

Poster ...

05.10.2016
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Winter School "Human Action Control: Current Theories and Debates"

Tübingen, Germany
13-16 February 2017

Once called the Cinderella of Psychology, research on human action control has attracted much research in the last decades within fields like Cognitive Psychology, Cognitive Sciences, Movement Sciences, Robotics, or Philosophy. This Winter School brings together internationally recognized experts (among others: David Rosenbaum, Bernhard ...

05.10.2016
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Lab Manger/Postdoctoral Position in Computational Neuropsychiatry and Cognitive Neuroscience Hadassah Hebrew University Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel

The Computational Neuropsychiatry Lab at the Hebrew University’s School of Medicine and the Department of Neurology at Hadassah Medical Center in Jerusalem invite applications for a lab-manager / 3-years postdoctoral position in brain network modeling and analysis. We seek candidates with strong research backgrounds in functional MRI analysis (including classification ...

05.10.2016
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Postdoctoral Fellow Positions in Computational Neuroimaging, University of Texas, Austin, USA

We seek two outstanding individuals for postdoctoral fellow positions in computational neuroimaging as applied to special populations such as mental illness, brain injury or normal aging. The positions will be in The Department of Psychology and the Institute for Mental Health Research at the University of Texas. The postdoctoral fellows ...

13.09.2016
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Bertelson Award 2016

The 2016 Bertelson Award was given to Dr Michael Banissy.
Dr Banissy’s work is characterised by broad and exciting research. He has contributed to several diverse research areas including synaesthesia, social cognition, and face recognition. His work on mirror-touch synaesthesia is particularly novel and the links he has made ...
13.09.2016
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PhD Positions in Spain

The Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (MINECO) has published the call for PhD Students 2016. The application period is from 13 to 27 September 2016.

The call offers up to 6 PhD Student positions with regard to join the BCBL within the Severo Ochoa accreditation (SEV-2015-0490).

The call also ...

09.09.2016
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The 12th World Congress on Brain Injury

New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
29 March - 1 April 2017

The aim of the Congress is to provide an opportunity for establishing collegial relationships with international professionals focused on the care and/or service of persons with acquired brain injury and/or the science of brain injury research. State of the ...

09.09.2016
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Fourth Conference on Cognition Research of the Israeli Society for Cognitive Psychology

Akko, Israel
21-23 February 2017

Submissions on the topics of social cognition, computational cognitive psychology, musical cognition and embodied cognition are encouraged. Two method workshops will take place immediately before the conference opening session, and after the closing session. One workshop will be dedicated to Bayesian statistics and the other ...

09.09.2016
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Budapest CEU Conference on Cognitive Development

Budapest, Hungary
5-7 January 2017

BCCCD is the only annual conference in Europe entirely focused on cognitive development. Submissions from all areas within this field of research are welcome. Past BCCCD conferences included presentations on topics such as comparative cognition, cognitive bases of culture, conceptual learning, early social cognition, language ...

09.09.2016
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Workshop on Audio-visual Speech Processing and Language Learning

Barcelona, Spain
28-29 November 2016

This scientific meeting has been created to highlight recent research on multisensory language processing in typical and atypical populations at all stages of development. All contributions regarding the role of multisensory input (both verbal and non-verbal cues) for speech perception and production are welcome. We ...

09.09.2016
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Psychonomic Society's 57th Annual Meeting

Boston, Massachusetts, USA

17-20 November 2016

The conference is attended by researchers who perform and promote the basic science of behaviour in areas such as memory, learning, problem solving, action planning, language, and perception that connect with other fields of research. Keynote lecture: “Perception and Action in the Wild” will ...

09.09.2016
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Neuroscience 2016: The Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience

San Diego, CA, USA
12-16 November 2016

The NSF 46th annual meeting is the premier venue for neuroscientists to present emerging science, learn from experts, collaborate with peers, explore new tools and technologies, and advance careers. The event will include featured and special lectures by world-renowned scientists from around the ...

09.09.2016
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KogWis 2016: Space for Cognition

Bremen, Germany
26-30 September 2016

The topical focus of the KogWis 2016 is “Space for Cognition”. They particularly encourage submissions related to research on Spatial Cognition - an interdisciplinary research field concerned with the acquisition, organization, and utilization of knowledge about spatial objects and environments, be they real, virtual, or abstract ...

09.09.2016
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Workshop “First vs. Second Language Learning: From Neurobiology to Cognition”

Jerusalem, Israel
26-28 September 2016

This upcoming research workshop of the Israel Science Foundation will assemble leading researchers from around the world to examine in depth the neurobiological and cognitive processes behind first and second language learning. Invited speakers include: Eve Clark, Ovid Tzeng, Ken Pugh, Erik Thiessen, Jennifer Culbertson ...

09.09.2016
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Summer School "Consciousness: From Theory to Practice"

Bressanone, Italy
17-24 September 2016

The Neuroscience School of Advanced Studies invites for a summer school on consciousness, in Abbazia di Novacella in Bressanone. The summer school is organised by Giulio Tononi, Christof Koch, Niko Schiff, Hal Blumenfeld, Catherine Tallon-Baudry, Lucia Melloni, Antti Revonsuo, Patrik Vuilleumier, Marcello Massimini, Melanie Boly ...

09.09.2016
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Cognitive Structures: Linguistic, Philosophical and Psychological Perspectives

Düsseldorf, Germany
15-17 September 2016

This bi-annual conference aims to cover a broad range of research on language and cognition. It is especially interested in theoretical, empirical and experimental work exploring the nature of mental representations that support natural language production/understanding, other manifestations of cognition as well as ...

09.09.2016
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2016 International Mind, Brain and Education Society Conference

Toronto, Canada
15-17 September 2016

The mission of the Society is to facilitate cross-cultural collaboration in biology, education and the cognitive and developmental sciences. As an organization, our objectives are to: improve the state of knowledge in and dialogue between education, biology, and the developmental and cognitive sciences; create and ...

09.09.2016
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Timing Research Forum

Timing Research Forum (TRF) is a new society for promoting multidisciplinary research on timing and time perception. Established in June 2016 by Argiro Vatakis and Sundeep Teki, the aim of TRF is to bring together researchers with an interest in understanding the cognitive and neural bases of temporal processing on ...

09.09.2016
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William K. And Katherine W. Estes Fund 2017 - request for proposals

The William K. and Katherine W. Estes Fund invites proposals to fund advanced training opportunities in mathematical and computational modelling for psychological science in summer schools or focused workshops. Topics in which the Estes Fund Committee is particularly interested include cognitive architectures, Bayesian approaches to perception and concept formation, machine ...

09.09.2016
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Assistant Professor in Cognitive Science, University of British Columbia-Vancouver, Canada

The Department of Psychology at the University of British Columbia-Vancouver campus invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in cognitive psychology, which will begin 1st July 2017. Candidates must hold a PhD before starting the position. We welcome applications from candidates whose work focuses on ...

09.09.2016
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Assistant Professor of Psychology, Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois, USA

The Department of Psychology at Knox College is seeking to fill a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Cognitive Psychology beginning Fall 2017. A Ph.D. at the time of appointment is preferred but ABD candidates will be considered. Successful candidates will have a sincere interest in quality undergraduate teaching at ...

09.09.2016
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Assistant Professor position in Applied Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Utah, USA

The Department of Psychology invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Applied Cognitive Neuroscience at the assistant professor level. We welcome applications from any area of cognitive psychology with a strong theory-based research program that employs neuroscientific methods. We especially welcome applicants who conduct research in both the laboratory ...

09.09.2016
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Post-Doc Position in Human Neuroscience and Visual Cognition Lab, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, USA

The lab is headed by Dr. Assaf Harel and investigates high-level vision and its neural substrates. We are particularly interested in how visual recognition occurs in real-world settings and adopt a neuroergonomic approach to study the applied aspects of high-level vision. The position is fully funded for two years. The ...

19.08.2016
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Call for applications to the Mckenzie Postdoctoral Fellowship Program at the University of Melbourne

The McKenzie Postdoctoral Fellowships Program aims to attract outstanding recent doctoral graduates in areas of research priority for the university and its faculties, and in particular to recruit new researchers who have the potential to build and lead cross-disciplinary collaborative research activities inside and across faculties. Applicants must have been ...

12.08.2016
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Call for applications: 10 x 2 scholarships: Philosophy of mind and cognitive science & meditation training in Mainz

Thomas Metzinger is now inviting applications for fully funded PhD scholarships at the University of Mainz, Germany.

Successful applicants will be part of the Mental Autonomy Project, a research project combining first-person and third-person methods, beginning January 2017. Specifically, two interlocked scholarships (one for an academic PhD program, one involving ...

06.08.2016
ESCOP

Donders Discussions 2016

Nijmegen, The Netherlands
24-25 November 2016

The Donders Discussions is an international, two-day Cognition and Neuroscience conference by and for PhD students. It takes place in Nijmegen, The Netherlands, home of the Donders Institute. Every year, we are hosting around 200 attendees from institutes both within and outside of the ...

01.08.2016
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Six full-time positions in Ghent Univeristy

Ghent, Belgium
Ghent University invites applications for 6 Full-time position(s) as Professor in the rank of assistant professor (tenure track), associate professor or (senior) full professor with a focus on scientific research funded by the Special Research Fund (BOF).
 More info about these vacancies can be found here: 
23.07.2016
ESCOP

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 ...

12.07.2016
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The 18th biennal conference of the European Association of Developmental Psychology (ECDP2017)

Utrecht, the Netherlands
29 August - 1 September 2017

Preconference workshops on the 28th and 29th of August.

Please see the website and the attached poster for more information: www.ecdp2017.nl

30.05.2016
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Post-doctoral research positions in The Social Mind and Body Group (Somby)

Central European University, Budapest, Hungary

The Social Mind and Body Group (Somby) at Central European University (CEU), Budapest, invites applications for post-doctoral research positions. The positions are funded through three different ERC grants (ERC Consolidator grant on “Joint action expertise: behavioral, cognitive, and neural mechanisms for joint action learning” led ...
05.05.2016
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Post-doc Position at University of Fribourg

Switzerland 

The purpose of the position is to assist with research associated with a project funded by the UK Economic and Social Research Council on working memory that involves a collaboration between teams in Switzerland, in Edinburgh and in the USA (Missouri). The post-doc collaborator will be under the supervision ...

03.05.2016
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Post-doc Position in Visual Science

Bar Ilan University, Israel

Our new Visual Science and Optometry department in Bar Ilan is seeking highly motivated individuals for post-doc, PhD and MSc studies, to be involved in exciting research in visual sciences from brain and cognition mechanisms supporting visual perception, to retinal research. Our research involves multiple research ...

03.05.2016
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Post-doc Position in Early Mathematics Development

Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA

A postdoctoral research position is anticipated in the Department of Psychology and Human Development at Vanderbilt University working in the research group led by Dr. Bethany Rittle-Johnson. The position is to help lead a new study exploring the roles of pattern and spatial skills in ...

07.04.2016
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International Convention of Psychological Science

Vienna, Austria
23-25 March 2017 

International Convention of Psychological Science (ICPS) is designed to stimulate integrative scientific advances in psychological science and related disciplines. Increasingly, challenges in psychological science can be met only by boundary-spanning investigations that utilize diverse methods and multiple levels of analysis. Such efforts require collaboration across ...

02.04.2016
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Post-doctoral Fellowship at the University of Wisconsin

We (Ed Hubbard and Percival Matthews) are looking to recruit a post-doctoral fellow with an anticipated start date of July 1, for an NIH R01-funded longitudinal behavioral and fMRI study of fractions processing (project summary below) in our labs at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

This study will test this hypothesis ...

29.03.2016
ESCOP

Embodied and Situated Language Processing

Villarrica/Pucón, Chile
6-9 October 2016

The ESLP aims to bring together researchers working on the interaction of language and visual/motor processing in embodied, situated, and language-for-action research traditions.

We invite submissions both for oral and poster presentations. For this version of ESLP, we encourage and particularly welcome ...
14.03.2016
ESCOP

15th Neural Computation and Psychology Workshop

Philadelphia, USA
8-9 August 2015

Contemporary Neural Network Models:  Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, and Cognition, funded by the W. K. & K. W. Estes Fund, Google DeepMind and the Rumelhart Emergent Cognitive Functions Fund and organized by: Jay McClelland, Stefan Frank & Daniel Mirman.
 
500-Word Abstracts and Applications to Attend Due: April ...
14.03.2016
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Research Master's programme in Cognitive Neuroscience, Language and Communication Specialisation

Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Are you fascinated by the uniquely human capacity of language and by how our brains support our ability to communicate with each other? Do you want to learn how to do cutting-edge research in this domain? If so, this Master ...
14.03.2016
ESCOP

The European Working Memory Symposium

The European Working Memory Symposium (EWOMS) is a regular satellite meeting of ESCoP which takes place every two years. The EWOMS-VIII meeting will take place from August 31 to September 2 at the University of Liège in Belgium. The conference theme will be "Cognitive and neural models of working ...
10.03.2016
ESCOP

ESCoP Thematic Meeting: The European Workshop on Imagery and Cognition

The European Workshop on Imagery and Cognition (EWIC 2016) is a biennial meeting that has provided invaluable opportunities for many scientists to exchange their views and findings in the domain of mental imagery and cognition since its beginning in Orsay (France) in 1986.

This scientific meeting is devoted to the ...

03.03.2016
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A call for papers on the topic of: Domain-general factors influencing numerical and arithmetic processing in the Journal of Numerical Cognition

Submissions to this special issue of the Journal of Numerical Cognition, guest-edited by André Knops (Humboldt University, Germany), Hans-Christoph Nuerk (University of Tuebingen, Germany) and Silke Goebel (University of York, UK), are now welcome (Deadline: 30 April 2016). The aim of this special issue is to assemble current research on ...

02.03.2016
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ESCoP Summer School 2016 on “Computational and Mathematical Modelling of Cognition”

Most areas of cognitive psychology have recognized the power of computational and mathematical models and have embraced their benefits to rigorous theorizing. One illustration of this trend is the growing popularity of Bayesian approaches to cognitive modelling.

This powerful trend comes, however, at a cost: The complexity of models and ...

22.02.2016
ESCOP

2016 Psychonomic Society Early Career Award Call for Nominations

The Psychonomic Society Early Career Award was established as an annual award to honor the distinguished research accomplishments of our early career members and fellows. Each year, up to four awardees will be named. One nominee, whose research is closest to the areas of perception and attention, will receive the ...

22.02.2016
ESCOP

European Workshop on Imagery and Cognition

Paris, France
6-8 June 2016
For its 30th anniversary, the next European Workshop on Imagery and Cognition comes back in France and takes place in Paris the 6, 7 and 8 th June 2016. This scientific meeting is devoted to the study of the various forms of mental imagery (e ...
22.02.2016
ESCOP

Master's program in Cognitive Neuroscience of Language - BCBL, Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language

Cognitive Neuroscience arises from coordinating efforts in such different areas as cognitive psychology, neuroscience, linguistics, neuropsychology, and computer science with technological advances in the fields of neuroimaging and computing. This interdisciplinary venture aims to discover the brain mechanisms that underlie psychological processes such as language.

The Master’s program is ...

10.02.2016
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Postdoctoral position at the Department of Experimental and Applied Psychology of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (Belgium)

We are seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher for a 1-year project on cognitive control. 
The project will be supervised by Eva Van den Bussche (Vrije Universiteit Brussel; http://homepages.vub.ac.be/~evdbussc/ and http://copsresearchgroup.be/) and Tom Verguts (Universiteit Gent; http://users.ugent.be/~tverguts/).
The supervisors ...
15.01.2016
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Ph.D. position at Regensburg University, Germany

We are looking for a Ph.D. student for a period of three years (starting 2016) to join a DFG funded project, “Training Executive Functions: Lessons Learned from Prefrontal Cortex Physiology” supervised by Prof. Gesine Dreisbach (Regensburg-University, Germany) and Prof. Nachshon Meiran (Ben-Gurion-University, Israel).  Applicants must hold an MA in ...

07.01.2016
ESCOP

Conference on Multilingualism (COM) 2016

Ghent, Belgium
11-13 September 2016

The Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences (FPPW) at Ghent University is organising the Conference on Multilingualism 2016. The conference will take place from 11th September to 13th September 2016 in the centre of historic Ghent, in Belgium. The call is now open for oral ...
07.01.2016
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CEU Summer School – Understanding communication and understanding minds: the role of metarepresentation

Budapest, Hungary
27 June – 2 July 2016

The Department of Cognitive Science at Central European University in Budapest is inviting applications for a summer school.

It has long been recognized that the human capacity for metarepresentation is at the basis for our proclivity to cooperate and communicate. However, the relationship ...

08.12.2015
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VIII. Dubrovnik Conference on Cognitive Science

Dubrovnik, Croatia
28 April - 1 May 2016

It is our pleasure to invite you to the VIII. Dubrovnik Conference on Cognitive Science (DUCOG), on "Comparative Cognition, from Ethology to Cognitive Science". The conference will take place on 28 April - 1 May 2016, in the Center for Advanced Studies of Dubrovnik ...

05.12.2015
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Two scholarships for doctoral projects in the Berlin School of Mind and Brain

The Berlin School of Mind and Brain is happy to announce the availability of two scholarships for doctoral projects to be worked on under the supervision of Professor Vittorio Gallese, Einstein Visiting Fellow at the Berlin School of Mind and Brain 2016-2018, and Professor Michael Pauen, Berlin School of Mind ...
25.11.2015
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PhD fellowship positions at The International Max Planck Research School for Language Sciences

The International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Language Sciences (Nijmegen, the Netherlands) is now recruiting to fill three PhD fellowship positions. 
PhD projects are fully funded for four years. PhD students receive a monthly salary sufficient to cover living costs in Nijmegen.
Applicants must have a Master’s degree ...
24.11.2015
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Postdoctoral positions at the Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language

Postdoctoral positions at the BCBL- Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language (San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain) www.bcbl.eu (Center of excellence Severo Ochoa)

The Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language (San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain) offers postdoctoral positions in three main broad areas or research ...
24.11.2015
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Assistant Academic Staff at Ghent University

For the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences , we are looking for a full-time post-doctoral assistant within the department Experimental Psychology (PP02).

About Ghent University

Ghent University is a world of its own. Employing more than 7,000 people, it is actively involved in education and research, management and administration ...

18.08.2015
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IWORDD: International Workshop On Reading and Developmental Dyslexia 2016

Bilbao, Spain
5 - 7 May 2016

As part of its scientific activities, the Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language (www.bcbl.eu) with the UPV-EHU are pleased to announce the second edition of IWORDD: International Workshop On Reading and Developmental Dyslexia. 

Our aim with this workshop is to promote ...

14.08.2015
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Fifth Implicit Learning Seminar

Lancaster, UK
23-25 June 2016

http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/implicit-learning-seminar

The study of implicit and explicit learning plays a central role in the cognitive sciences. The 2016 Implicit Learning Seminar will bring together leading researchers from a variety of backgrounds (cognitive psychology, linguistics, neuroscience, computer science) who share an ...

03.07.2015
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PhD position in Cognitive Psychology at Liverpool Hope University

Liverpool Hope University invites applications for a fully funded PhD position.

Title of the project: Empirical investigations of the sensory-motor account of vision – How action planning affects perception

Principal Investigator: Prof Michael Ziessler

Duration: 3 years

Entry: October 2015

Application deadline for full applications: 16th September 2015

Funding includes ...

03.07.2015
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Ph.D. or Post-doc Position at University of Fribourg (Switzerland)

An assistant position attached to the chair of Prof. Valérie Camos will be opened on 1st November 2015 at the Department of Psychology, University of Fribourg, Switzerland. This position could be fulfilled either as a PhD or a Post-doc position.

Research project

Prof. Camos develops, in collaboration with ...

08.06.2015
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PhD program at the University of Milano-Bicocca

The PhD program in Psychology, Linguistics and Cognitive Neuroscience at the University of Milano-Bicocca offers 9 PhD positions (three-year program beginning in November 2015) all of which are supported by a scholarship. The University is young, dynamic, and ready to make its contribution to cultural, socio-economic and technical development: research ...

08.06.2015
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PhD position in Language Development at the Psychological Sciences Research Institute, Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium

PhD position in Language Development at the Psychological Sciences Research Institute (IPSY), Université catholique de Louvain (UCL), Belgium
PhD position - Full Time - 4 years
Prof. Arnaud Szmalec (Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium) and Prof. Steve Majerus (Université de Liège, Belgium) invite applications for a PhD research position investigating 'The ...
30.05.2015
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PhD position open in Cognitive Neuroscience

PhD position open in Cognitive Neuroscience The Brainlab – Cognitive Neuroscience Research Group [www.ub.edu/brainlab] invites applications for a 3-year PhD studentship commencing the fall 2015.

The PhD thesis will be carried out within the BrainLab research line of predictive processes in motor-sensory interactions [http://www.ub.edu/brainlab ...

13.05.2015
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Ph.D. Position [Full time – 3 years] in Cognitive Development

Prof. Valérie Camos (Université de Fribourg – Suisse) and Prof. Agnès Blaye (Université de Marseille – France) invite applications for a Ph.D. position in a project on ‘goal setting in working memory: its critical role in preschoolers’ at the Department of Psychology, University of Fribourg, Switzerland.

Working memory (WM ...

04.05.2015
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PhD program at the University of Padova

The School of Psychology at the University of Padova offers 12 PhD positions (three-year program beginnning in October 2015) all of which supported by a scholarship. The University of Padova is one of the oldest in Europe and has a long history of excellent research in the field of Psychology ...

04.05.2015
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Twelve Early Stage Researcher positions: Understanding and predicting developmental language abilities and disorders in multilingual Europe (PredictAble)

The Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) Innovative Training Networks (ITN) “PredictAble” invites applications for twelve positions for Early Stage Researchers (ESRs), available from September 1st, 2015. The network studies the cognitive mechanisms that underlie typical and atypical development of spoken and written language taking a cross-linguistic perspective with a unique and ...

23.04.2015
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Survey on benchmarks for working memory models

Klaus Oberauer, Stephan Lewandowsky, and the working-memory benchmarks team invite all members of ESCoP to take part in an online survey to evaluate potential benchmark findings on working memory. The aim of this project is to put together a set of benchmark findings in that field, that is, findings that ...

03.04.2015
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Professor and Head of the Department of Psychology at Liverpool Hope University

The Department of Psychology is a strong academic department with challenging teaching programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate levels and excellent research. At undergraduate level the Department delivers innovative research-informed Psychology programmes for Single and Combined Honours students. At postgraduate level the Department offers an MSc Psychology as a conversion course ...

23.03.2015
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Psychonomic Society Early Career Award

The Psychonomic Society will confer scientific awards upon young scientists who have made significant contributions to scientific psychology early in their careers. Each year the Society will name not more than four awardees. One nominee, whose research is closest to the areas of perception and attention, will receive the Steven ...
23.03.2015
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International Summer School 2015 on "Theories and Methods in Judgment and Decision Making Research"

Tagungszentrum Rummelsberg, Schwarzenbruck, Germany, 9-15 August 2015 

The Application Phase is opened for theInternational Summer School 2015 on "Theories and Methods in Judgment and Decision Making Research" from August 9-15, 2015 at the Tagungszentrum Rummelsberg, Schwarzenbruck, Germany (close to Nuremberg).

Program:

The one-week Summer School includes keynote lectures, intensive workshops ...

13.03.2015
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Master in Cognitive Neuroscience of Language – BCBL

Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language 

The Master's program aims to provide specialized, comprehensive and rigorous training in the Cognitive Neuroscience of Language. The Master's program includes core courses (theoretical and methodological), advanced elective courses, and a research-based project at the end of the program. Students learn ...

13.03.2015
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Open PhD position at RWTH Aachen University, Aachen

We have an open research associate position to fill at the laboratory for Cognitive and Experi-mental Psychology at RWTH Aachen University, Germany. Salary will be according to TVL-13; 65%. The position is limited to three years and is intended for candidates seeking a PhD. Starting date is approximately June, 1 ...

12.03.2015
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Call for 2016 Special Issue Proposals

Deadline: 1 April 2015

The Journal of Cognitive Psychology (JCP) invites proposals for a special issue on a topic related to the focus of JCP: all areas of research in cognitive psychology, including research that adopts a neuroscience approach to human functioning are appropriate. Special issues provide an excellent opportunity ...

21.02.2015
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Workshop on Bilingualism and Executive Function. An Interdisciplinary Approach

New York City, USA, 18-19 May 2015

Date: 18-19 May 2015, Monday and Tuesday, 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Place:  CUNY Graduate Center (365 5th Ave, New York City)

The Graduate Center of the City University of New York, with the generous support of the ...

18.02.2015
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New Directions in Implicit and Explicit Language Learning

Lancaster, UK, 10-11 June 2015

The study of implicit and explicit learning plays a central role in the cognitive sciences. This two-day symposium will bring together leading researchers from a variety of disciplines (cognitive psychology, linguistics, second language research, cognitive neuroscience, and education) in order to critically appraise the role ...

18.02.2015
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2015 meeting of the Belgian Association for Psychological Sciences (BAPS)

Brussels, Belgium, 28 May 2015

The annual BAPS conference is open for researchers and students conducting research on all aspects of psychology. This year we have two invited keynote speakers. Our first speaker is Natalie Sebanz (Central European University Hungary), who will speak about "Cognitive and Neural Mechanisms of Joint ...

03.02.2015
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2015 Oswald-Külpe-Prize for the Experimental Study of Higher Mental Processes

 

 Honoring the great tradition of the Würzburg School of Psychology and its founder Oswald Külpe, the University of Würzburg invites nominations for its Oswald-Külpe-Prize, which is conferred biennially in a special ceremony. 

The purpose of the award is to recognize exceptional scientific contributions to the experimental ...

02.02.2015
Marta Siedlecka

Honorary Doctorate for Professor Michel Denis

On behalf of the ESCoP Committee we would like to congratulate ESCoP member Michel Denis on being awarded an Honorary Doctorate (Doctor Honoris Causa) by the University of La Laguna (Canary Islands, Spain). Michel Denis is an emeritus senior research scientist at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, a ...

29.12.2014
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Memrise Prize competition

Psychologists from the Division of Psychology and Language Sciences at University College London (UCL) have launched a unique international competition, with a $10,000 prize, to find the best way of tackling a memory problem faced by millions of people every day, namely how best to learn foreign language vocabulary ...
22.12.2014
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ESCoP Symposium at the International Convention of Psychological Science

Implicit Learning: Mechanisms, Computations and Systems

Co-Chairs: Paul J. ReberNorthwestern University & Axel CleeremansUniversité Libre de Bruxelles

Speakers: 

Beat MeierInstitute of Psychology and Center for Cognition, Learning and Memory, University of Bern: Necessary and sufficient conditions for implicit sequence learning: Evidence from a task sequence learning paradigm

Barbara ...

16.12.2014
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6th International Conference on Spatial Cognition: Space and Situated Cognition (ICSC 2015)

Rome, Italy, 7-11 September, 2015
Abstract submission for the "6th International Conference on Spatial Cognition" (ICSC 2015) is now open and participation is encouraged. The conference will be devoted to "Space and Situated Cognition", exploring the links between the general topic of the conference and an emergent paradigm of cognitive ...
10.12.2014
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Announcing the launch of the Journal of Numerical Cognition

A warm welcome from the Journal of Numerical Cognition, which is now open for submissions.    
http://jnc.psychopen.eu/index.php/jnc/about/submissions#onlineSubmissions

You might be asking yourself: why is there a need for (yet another) new journal? Despite the number of current publication outlets that already exist ...
28.11.2014
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3 PhD positions at the International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Language Sciences

The International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Language Sciences is recruiting to fill 3 PhD positions.

The call for applications is now open. The deadline for applications is Tuesday, 20 January 2015. Start date for the successful candidates will be 1 September 2015. 

You will find all information about ...

26.11.2014
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12th International Symposium of Psycholinguistics

Valencia, Spain 1-4 July 2015
We are proud to announce that the 12th International Symposium of Psycholinguistics will take place in Valencia, Spain (July 1-4, 2015). The call for abstracts is now open!

As in previous editions of this biennial conference (e.g., 2011 @ BCBL-San Sebastian; 2013 @ Tenerife), this will ...
24.11.2014
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The Master in Brain and Cognition, Pompeu Fabra University (UPF), Barcelona, Spain

The Master in Brain and Cognition being offered at Pompeu Fabra University (UPF), Barcelona Spain (http://www.upf.edu/mbc/) opens the rolling application period from 24 November to 26 June, 2015. The core of the master's programme is composed of the research groups at UPF's Center for ...
24.11.2014
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PhD-position ‘Social Thermoregulation' (Clinical Psychology), VU University Amsterdam

VU University Amsterdam is one of the leading institutions for higher education in Europe and aims to be inspiring, innovative, and committed to societal welfare. It comprises twelve faculties and has teaching facilities for 25,000 students. 
 
The Faculty of Pedagogy and Psychology (FPP) offers a range of Bachelor and ...
29.10.2014
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Post-doctoral position in Cognitive Neuroscience

Applications are invited for a full-time post-doctoral research position in the Center for Research in Cognition & Neurosciences (CRCN) at Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Belgium. The position is covered by an Interuniversity Attraction Poles (IAP) project funded by the Belgian Science Policy Office (Belpso). The whole project, coordinated by Axel ...
29.10.2014
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Professor and Head of the Department of Psychology at Liverpool Hope University (UK)

The Department of Psychology is a strong academic department with challenging teaching programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate levels and excellent research. At undergraduate level the Department delivers innovative research-informed Psychology programmes for Single and Combined Honours students. At postgraduate level the Department offers an MSc Psychology as a conversion course ...

16.10.2014
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International Conference on Interdisciplinary Advances in Statistical Learning

San Sebastian, Spain, 25-27 June 2015
We are pleased to announce the *International Conference on Interdisciplinary Advances in Statistical Learning*. The conference will take place in San Sebastian, Spain,June 25-27, 2015. The conference website is now live: http://www.bcbl.eu/events/statistical-learning/en/
The conference will discuss statistical ...
22.09.2014
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PhD position in the Mind, Brain and Behavior Research Center (CIMCYC) in Granada (Spain)

We are looking for a highly motivated student to enroll in a 4 year PhD program (or 3 yr PhD +  1 yr postdoc) in the the Mind, Brain and Behavior Research Center (CIMCYC; http://cimcyc.ugr.es/), a state-of-the-art multidisciplinary building which includes several research groups working on different topics ...

09.09.2014
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Post-doctoral position in Cognitive Neuroscience

Applications are invited for a full-time post-doctoral research position in the Speech Acquisition and

Perception Group (SAP), led by Núria Sebastián Gallés, at the Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona). The

position is covered by a European Research Council Advanced grant on Mechanisms of cognitive control

and language learning ...

09.09.2014
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Inaugural International Convention of Psychological Science (ICPS)

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 12-14 March 2015

Call for Submissions Deadline Approaching

Symposium Deadline: 17 September 2014

Poster Deadline: 30 September 2014 

The Association for Psychological Science and the members of the Initiative for Integrative Psychological Science invite the international community of psychological scientists and related disciplines to a major new ...

04.09.2014
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ESCoP Bertelson Award

Bertelson Award 2015 goes to Zaira Cattaneo.

Every two years an outstanding young scientist receives the Paul Bertelson Award for making a significant contribution to European Cognitive Psychology. In response to our call we received excellent nominations. A committee consisting of  Jonathan Grainger, Avishai Henik, Andrea Kiesel  and Stephen Monsell ...

04.09.2014
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ESCoP Early Career Publication Award

The ESCoP Early Career Stimulus Award was awarded to Kobe Desender (Vrije Universiteit Brussel). The awarded paper is: Feeling the Conflict: The Crucial Role of Conflict Experience in Adaptation (Psychological Science, 25(3), 675-683).

For the Early Career publication Award, ESCoP received 9 proposals, among which one was disqualified, due ...

12.07.2014
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Berlin School of Mind and Brain TRAVEL AWARDS

M&B TRAVEL AWARDS 2014 — COME AND VISIT US 15-18 OCTOBER 2014!

The School is delighted to announce a limited number of travel awards for students who are interested in exploring the possibility of doctoral studies at the School.
Though applications for all other M&B topics will be considered ...
12.05.2014
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1 Postdoctoral position in Bilingualism in the BCBL

The Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language (San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain) offers 1 postdoctoral position in Bilingualism to work on the research project “Learning to read in two alphabets: typical development and reading disorders”

The position has a term of appointment of 3 years with a possible ...

01.04.2014
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2 Postdoctoral positions in Bilingualism in the BCBL (AThEME collaborative research project)

The Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language (San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain) offers 2 postdoctoral positions in Bilingualism to work on the collaborative research project AThEME – “Advancing the European Multilingual Experience” funded by the European Commission 7th Framework Programme that comprises 16 Research partners (universities, research centers and ...
31.03.2014
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Call for nominations for the Committee members

At the end of this year, Valerie Camos and Stephen Monsell will end their terms and leave the Committee. Accordingly, two new committee members must be elected. At the same time Jonathan Grainger will become ESCoP President leaving the President-elect position vacant. We invite all full members to nominate candidates ...
30.03.2014
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Master in Brain and Cognition at Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona

A new, one-year Master in Brain and Cognition will begin its activities in the Academic Year 2014-15 in Barcelona, Spain, organized by the Universitat Pompeu Fabra (http://www.upf.edu/mbc/).

The core of the master's programme is composed of the research groups at UPF's Center for Brain ...

27.03.2014
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Interdisciplinary PhD Scholarship

Roskilde University (RUC) invites applications for a 3 year PhD scholarship jointly financed by RUC and the research project Hybrid-Logical Proofs at Work in Cognitive Psychology, which is funded by the Velux Foundation (veluxfoundation.dk). The goal of this project is to use formal logic to investigate psychological reasoning tests ...
14.03.2014
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Third European Summer School on “Computational Modeling of Cognition with Applications to Society”

Laufen, Germany,  27 July – 10 August 2014

Venue: Kapuzinerhof:  http://www.kapuzinerhof.de/

Funding: Volkswagen Foundation

 Applications are now being considered (until 30 April 2014)

To apply and for further details: http://cmss2014.org/

Faculty:

    • Stephan Lewandowsky (University of Bristol, UK) 
    • Adele Diederich (Jacobs University Bremen, Germany)
    • Jörg Rieskamp ...
14.03.2014
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2-years postdoc, Andalucia

The Andalucia’s government (Spain) has just announced a 2-year postdoc grant with excellent conditions to carry out research in south Spain (http://www.juntadeandalucia.es/economiainnovacionyciencia/talentia/?q=node/11787).

The grant consists of a 24 months contract including:
1)     Gross salary: 52295.34 euros
2)     Travelling allowance: (total ...
12.02.2014
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Seventh European Working Memory Symposium (EWOMS-7)

Edinburgh, Scotland, September 2-4, 2014
The Seventh European Working Memory Symposium (EWOMS-7) will take place in Edinburgh, Scotland from the 2nd to the 4th September 2014. The main focus will be on Working Memory: Theory and Application.

The EWOMS-7 website is now open to accept submissions of abstracts for talks ...
08.02.2014
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Embodied and Situated Language Processing (ESLP) 2014

Rotterdam, the Netherlands, August 19-21, 2014
The meetings aim to bring together researchers working on the interaction of language and visual/motor processing in embodied, situated and language-for-action research traditions. A further goal is to unite converging and complementary evidence from behavioral, neuroscientific, computational, and neuropsychological methods.
Keynote speakers: Michael ...
30.01.2014
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Master in Cognitive Neuroscience of Language - BCBL, Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language

The Master's program aims to provide specialized, comprehensive and rigorous training in the Cognitive Neuroscience of Language. The Master's program includes core courses (theoretical and methodological), advanced elective courses, and a research-based project at the end of the program. 
The Master’s program is aimed at university graduates ...
16.01.2014
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Postdoc Opportunity in Language Development at NTU - Singapore

postdoc opportunity at Nanyang Technological University.  The 2014 CLASS postdoctoral fellowship has a closing date of Feb 3, 2014.
http://cohass.ntu.edu.sg/Research/Pages/PostdoctoralFellowships2014.aspx

The call is College-wide, with many possible areas of research. The candidate applicant should indicate which areas they are interested in, and ...
07.01.2014
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VI Dubrovnik Conference on Cognitive Science, Language and Conceptual Development

Dubrovnik, Croatia22-24 May 2014

Location: Center for Advanced Academic Studies (CAAS), Dubrovnik, Croatia

Deadline: February 17th 

Participants are invited to submit their work as a poster. Abstract submission is open

Chairs: Judit Gervain & Ágnes Melinda Kovács 

Invited speakers

Lisa Feigenson and Justin Halberda 
Department of Psychological and Brain ...

23.12.2013
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Marie Curie PhD scholarships at the Department of Psychology, University of Copenhagen

Applications are invited for two PhD positions at the Department of Psychology (University of Copenhagen) under the EC project INDIREA (Marie Curie Initial Training Network: Individualized diagnostics and rehabilitation for attentional disorders). General conditions for the positions are described on the website www.psy.ox.ac.uk/indirea. The positions ...

16.12.2013
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Request for unpublished data for a meta-analysis

Together with Agneta Fischer, University of Amsterdam, and Judith Hall, Northeastern University, we are conducting a meta-analysis on gender differences in experienced and expressed discrete emotions (i.e., anger, contempt, disgust, fear, happiness, sadness, shame, surprise, pride)

While we are attempting to ensure that all the published studies on this ...
16.12.2013
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Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Bristol

Applications are invited for the position of Postdoctoral Research Associate in the School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol. The post is associated with a three-year research project entitled “The easyNet system for implementing and visualizing cognitive models”, which is supported by a grant from the Leverhulme Trust. The project ...

03.12.2013
Michał Wierzchoń

4 PhD fellowship positions, International Max Planck Research School for Language Sciences

The International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Language Sciences is recruiting to fill 4 PhD fellowship positions.

The call for applications is now open. The deadline for applications is Tuesday, 15 January 2013. Start dates for the successful candidates will be 1 September 2013.

You will find all proper ...

03.12.2013
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PhD position, reward processing and cognitive control, Ghent University

We are seeking a highly motivated PhD student for a 4-year position at the Dept. of Experimental Psychology under the supervision of Ruth Krebs and Nico Boehler. One central focus of our labs is the investigation of the interaction between reward processing and cognitive control (see http://users.ugent.be ...
23.11.2013
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The 14th European Workshop on Imagery and Cognition

Paphos, Cyprus, 18-20 June 2014

The European Workshop of Imagery and Cognition (EWIC) is a scientific meeting that takes place biennially since 1986. It is devoted to the study of the various forms of mental imagery (e.g., visual, auditory, and motor imagery) as well as related topics (e.g ...

19.11.2013
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28th International Congress of Applied Psychology

Paris, France, 8th - 13th July 2014

Key information:

04.11.2013
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International Workshop on Learning and Memory Consolidation

San Sebastian, Spain, July 10-12th, 2014

As part of its wider scientific and knowledge-transfer activities, the Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language (www.bcbl.eu) is delighted to announce a workshop dedicated to the mechanisms of learning and memory consolidation.

Our aim is to provide a multidisciplinary platform to ...

29.10.2013
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Faculty position, Professor of Psychology, University of Hong Kong

Applications are invited for appointment as Professor (from August 1, 2014 or as soon as possible thereafter, on a three-year fixed-term basis, with possibility of renewal and consideration for tenure after satisfactory completion of their second three-year contract.  Outstanding candidates may be considered for a tenured position on appointment)
The ...
17.10.2013
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Berlin School of Mind and Brain – Apply now for 2014!

The Berlin School of Mind and Brain is an international and interdisciplinary graduate research school that offers a three-year doctoral degree program in English. The School was established in 2006 as part of Germany’s Excellence Initiative for German universities. 

It is the Berlin School of Mind and Brain’s ...
16.09.2013
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Post-doctoral position in psycholinguistics at Ghent University

Reference:  PP02 2013/02/1 

See:  http://www.ugent.be/nl/actueel/vacatures/aap/pp02dadec2013.htm for the Dutch-language version of the announcement.

The Department of Experimental Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium, is offering a post-doctoral position in psycholinguistics. The earliest possible start date is ...

09.07.2013
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Postdoctoral Research Position, Université Paris Descartes & CNRS

Due to a project member moving to a tenured faculty position, a postdoctoral research position became available for 2 years in a project funded by the ERC (European Research Council). The position is based at the Laboratoire Psychologie de la Perception (CNRS & Université Paris Descartes, http://lpp.psycho.univ-paris5.fr ...

07.06.2013
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Three vacancies in psycholinguistics (two pre-­‐docs, one post-­‐doc)

The interface between memory and language in multilingualism

We offer three positions in psycholinguistics in connection to the project “the interface between memory and language in multilingualism”.This project investigates language processing in a first and second language and its relation with memory processes. The project is unique because of ...

07.06.2013
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Two PhD ESRC Studentships on the Neural Basis of Adult Second Language Learning

University of Cambridge, Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages

Applications are invited from students with a background in linguistics, psychology or neuroscience for two four-year ESRC-funded multi-disciplinary studentships on the neural basis of adult second language learning. The studentship will be based in Cambridge and jointly supervised by Dr John ...

14.05.2013
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Symposium "Cognitive and Affective Control"

Ghent, Belgium, 13th June 2013

Speakers: Jelle Demanet, Gesine Dreisbach, Tobias Egner, Ruth Krebs, Richard Ridderinkhof, Massimo Silvetti & Birgit Stürmer.

 

Poster session + reception after the final talk.

Location:

Building "Het Pand", room “Rector Vermeylen”, 2nd floor.

Onderbergen 1, Ghent (Belgium)

(http://www.ugent.be/het-pand/en/accessibility)

 

For additional ...

10.05.2013
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PhD position in Cognitive Control and Language Learning

Applications are invited for a full-time PhD research position in the Speech Acquisition and Perception Group (SAP), led by Nuria Sebastian Galles, at the Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona). The position is covered by a European Research Council Advanced grant on Mechanisms of cognitive control and language learning (project number 323961 ...

10.05.2013
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Post-doctoral position in Cognitive Control and Language Learning

Applications are invited for a full-time post-doctoral research position in the Speech Acquisition and Perception Group (SAP), led by Nuria Sebastian Galles, at the Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona). The position is covered by a European Research Council Advanced grant on Mechanisms of cognitive control and language learning (project number 323961 ...

27.04.2013
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Full professor Experimental Psychology: Perception and Cognition (1.0 fte) at Utrecht University, the Netherlands

The chair focuses on multidisciplinary research and teaching on perception and cognition. The desired perspective emphasizes visual perception in interaction with the overarching functions of attention, memory, and executive control. The theoretical focus is on developing, testing and extending models of the visual system as it interacts with other aspects ...

28.02.2013
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Summer school: Bilingual minds, bilingual machines

Plymouth, UK, 24th - 28th June 2013
Cognition Institute, Plymouth University, 24th-28th June 2013
Call for applications (participation and supported places)

The young human brain copes remarkably well with two or more languages, with early bilingualism often resulting in perfect parallel proficiency. In contrast, automatic translation and language recognition systems remain ...
15.02.2013

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Neonatal and Infant Lab, Department of Developmental and Social Psychology, University of Padova Italy**

Outstanding candidates are invited to apply for a two years postdoctoral fellowship in  "Cognitive proceses and their neural bases in early infancy" at University of Padova

   The fellow will work with professor Francesca Simion on one or more projects concerning the origin and development of the social brain and its ...

15.02.2013
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Workshop on Infant Language Development (WILD)

San Sebastian, Spain, 20th - 22nd June 2013

We would like to invite you to first Workshop on Infant Language Development (WILD), organized by the BCBL - Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language (www.bcbl.eu).

The overarching goal of WILD is to bring together scientists with different perspectives ...

10.02.2013
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symposium on Questionable Research Practices - videos now available

Beyond Questionable Research Practices: Symposium on Good Research Practice in Behavioral Sciences
The videos with the symposium presentations are now available at: http://movingbeyond-qrp.be/videos

24.01.2013
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Klaus J. Jacobs Research Prize 2013

The Klaus J. Jacobs Research Prize awards outstanding scientific contributions of individuals from all disciplinesaiming at the improvement of young people’s development and perspectives worldwide. The prize is endowed with 1 Mio. Swiss Francs, of which 900’000 Swiss Francs are for use in a research project, 100 ...

15.01.2013
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IWORDD- International Workshop on Reading and Developmental Dyslexia

San Sebastian, Spain, 30 May - 1st June 2013

We would like to invite you to the IWORDD- International Workshop on Reading and Developmental Dyslexia, organized by the  BCBL - Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language (www.bcbl.eu).

Our aim with this workshop is to promote exchange of ideas between ...

13.01.2013
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International Workshop on Bilingualism and Cognitive Control - extended deadline

Krakow, Poland, 15-17 May 2013 

The deadline for submission of abstracts to the International Workshop on Bilingualism and Cognitive Control has been extended to February 1, 2013.  For additional details, see previous news.

Important Information and Deadlines: 
Web Site:  
www.blcc2013.langusta.edu.pl 
Meeting Email:  
blccworkshop@gmail.com  

Submission ...

19.12.2012
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International Workshop on Bilingualism and Cognitive Control

Krakow, Poland, 15-17 May 2013 

Call for abstracts 
We are pleased to announce the first International Workshop on Bilingualism and Cognitive Control to take place from the 15th to the 17th of May, 2013 in Krakow, Poland. The workshop will be hosted at the Jagiellonian University Guesthouse (http://www.dg ...

19.12.2012
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Research Fellow at the College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter

The College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, wishes to recruit an Associate Research Fellow or Research Fellow to participate in an extensive research project that focuses on the cognitive and neural mechanisms allowing humans to change their behaviour. This ERC (European Research Council) funded post is available ...

19.12.2012
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PhD position at Department of Experimental and Applied Psychology of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel

We are seeking a highly motivated PhD student for a 4-year project on the role of consciousness in cognitive control. The project will be supervised by Eva Van den Bussche (Vrije Universiteit Brussel;http://homepages.vub.ac.be/~evdbussc/) in collaboration with Tom Verguts (Universiteit Gent;http://users.ugent.be ...

12.12.2012
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Interactions Between Space, Time and Number: 20 Years of Research

Paris, France, 26 February, 2013

Why are the concepts of number, space, and time so tightly intertwined? Are babies and even animals innately equipped for thinking about them as related magnitudes?

How are these interactions modified by culture and education? What are the brain mechanisms underlying them?

Twenty years after ...

05.12.2012
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10th Biennial meeting of The Society for Applied Research in Memory & Cognition (SARMAC)

Rotterdam, the Netherlands, 26-29 June, 2013

The Society for Applied Research in Memory & Cognition (SARMAC) invites submissions for its 10th Biennial meeting to be held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, June 26-29, 2013. SARMAC welcomes submissions for papers, symposia, or posters in any area of applied research on memory and cognition ...

02.12.2012
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Professorship in General and Cognitive Psychology, Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, Austria

The Department of Psychology of the Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, Austria invites applications for a full Professorship in General and Cognitive Psychology beginning by March, 2013 and limited till January 31, 2017. Applications from researchers in judgment and decision making and related areas are especially encouraged.

Qualifications for appointment include the ...

02.12.2012
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4 PhD fellowship positions at the International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Language Sciences

The International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Language Sciences is recruiting to fill 4 PhD fellowship positions

The call for applications is now open. The deadline for applications is Tuesday, 15 January 2013. Start dates for the successful candidates will be 1 September 2013.

You will find all proper ...

01.12.2012
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Elections for the President-Elect and Committee members

The elections have been completed. It is our pleasure to announce that Jonathan Grainger (Université d'Aix-Marseille) has been elected as a new President - Elect. Francesca Peressotti (University of Padua), Marc Brysbaert (Ghent University) and Avishai Henik (Ben Gurion University of the Negev) have been elected as a new committee ...

06.11.2012
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V. Dubrovnik Conference on Cognitive Science "Sleep, neural oscillations and cognition"

Dubrovnik, Croatia, 16-19 May 2013

The Central European Cognitive Science Association (CECOG) launches its fifth international conference in the historical town of Dubrovnik, Croatia. The Dubrovnik Conference on Cognitive Science (DuCog) is a small-medium size annual conference with up to 100 participants. Every year, a specific topic is covered by ...

02.10.2012
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Summer School in Cognitive Linguistics

Bangor University, UK, 22 - 26 July 2013

The Summer School in Cognitive Linguistics is a one-week international programme, to take place at Bangor University between July 22-26, 2013. The Summer School will consist of 16 courses on topics in cognitive linguistics, taught by leading researchers in the field, as well ...

01.10.2012
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Two Tenure Track Positions in Cognitive Psychology at Syracuse University

As part of our multiyear hiring plan, the Department of Psychology at Syracuse University invites applications for two full time tenure-track positions in Cognitive Psychology to join the Cognition, Brain, & Behavior (CBB) area. In addition to CBB, the department includes research emphases in school, social, and clinical health. The department ...

10.08.2012
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11th International Symposium of Psycholinguistics

Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain, 20 – 23 March 2013

Keynote speakers:
Marta Kutas - University of California, San Diego
Alfonso Caramazza - Harvard University
Gary Dell - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION WILL OPEN ON OCTOBER 1st

The Symposium of Psycholinguistics is an international conference on any topic related to human language ...

01.08.2012
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Web based resource for working memory research

ESCoP members may be interested in a web-based resource for working memory research hosted by Lancaster University. Researchers with an interest in the topic are welcome to register with the system, which enables them to describe both their in-press and published articles, as well as contribute to discussions, information about ...
02.02.2012
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APS Postdoc Exchange

The new free and searchable APS Postdoc Exchange offers a better way to advertise postdoctoral openings to candidates across all of psychological science and related disciplines.   The Postdoc Exchange provides a more direct connection between those offering postdoctoral positions and those searching for them, something that is now often done ...