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19.04.2018
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Call for Submissions: Journal of Memory and Language: Special Issue on Computational Models of Memory

JML seeks to highlight research on computational modelling in all areas of memory research, including short-term/working memory, episodic memory, semantic memory, and implicit memory. Articles should present new research, such as the development of a new model, the application of one or several competing existing model(s) to experimental ...

29.03.2018
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Call for students: jSchool 2018

The Junior Researcher Programme is currently looking for motivated psychology students to become participants of the 2018 jSchool. The jSchool is a student-driven and non-profit initiative that enables aspiring psychology students from across the world to conduct a 13-month long research project under the supervision of early-career researchers. This year ...
27.03.2018
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New: ‘PhD Critical Review’ papers in Psychologica Belgica

Psychologica Belgica, the official journal of the Belgian Association for Psychological Sciences, has the pleasure to introduce a new paper format, the ‘PhD Critical Review’ papers. A lot of work typically goes into the writing of the theoretical part of PhD theses, which present in a comprehensive and critical manner ...
07.03.2018
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Leverhulme Doctoral Training Programme for the Ecological Study of the Brain, University College London, London, UK

The Leverhulme Doctoral Training Programme for the Ecological Study of the Brain (ECOLOGICAL BRAIN DTP) is a truly cross-disciplinary 4-year fully funded PhD programme concerned with studying brain and behaviour in the real-world. We are now inviting applications for five places to study in the ECOLOGICAL BRAIN DTP starting on ...

01.03.2018
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Eight scholarships for Ph.D programme from the DFG Research Training Group “Statistical Modeling in Psychology”

he SMiP group is a transregional collaboration of thirteen renowned behavioral researchers from five German universities: University of Mannheim, Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg, Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg, University of Koblenz-Landau at Landau, and Eberhard Karls University Tübingen. The SMiP group aims to overcome a persistent and growing challenge in behavioral research, namely, the ...

21.02.2018
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Call for Papers in Memory & Cognition Special Issue to Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of Atkinson and Shiffrin: "Human Memory: A Proposed System and Its Control Processes"

It has been 50 years since Atkinson and Shiffrin published their seminal chapter on the modal model of memory, influencing much of the modern agenda in memory research. We invite all interested researchers to submit papers for this special issue. Such papers could pursue themes set forth in that chapter ...
14.02.2018
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PhD in Psychology in the project Brain Complexity and Consciousness, Cardiff University School of Psychology, UK

This PhD studentship offers an excellent opportunity for candidates interested in the broad area of brain imaging, neuroscience, and/or consciousness, to conduct research on one or more of the following topics, using the cutting-edge brain imaging facilities at Cardiff University Brain Research Imaging Centre (CUBRIC), one of Europe’s ...

31.01.2018
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Call for participants for EnTIRE Consultations

Public trust in science is crucial. As researchers, we need to safeguard ethics and integrity in scientific research. Yet in Europe there is no central resource containing information on how to perform science responsibly and with integrity.

 The EnTIRE project aims to create an online platform that makes information ...

31.01.2018
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Call for Nominations: Psychonomic Society Mid-Career Award

Recipients of the award are recognized at the Society’s Annual Meeting with a glass and a cash award ($2,500 USD) as well as airfare to attend the meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA (November 15-18, 2018). The Psychonomic Society Mid-Career Award will be given for exceptional contributions to ...
31.01.2018
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Call for Nominations: Psychonomic Society Early Career Award

The Psychonomic Society annually recognizes young scientists who have made significant contributions to scientific psychology early in their careers. Recipients of the awards are recognized at the Society’s Annual Meeting with a glass and a cash award ($2,500 USD) as well as airfare to attend the meeting in ...
24.01.2018
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Research Supervisors for international psychology students: call for applications

The Junior Researcher Programme (JRP) is currently looking for six engaged PhD students and postdoctoral researchers in psychology to become Research Supervisors for the 2018 jSchool. The jSchool is a student-driven and non-profit initiative that enables international psychology students to conduct a 13-month long research project under the supervision of ...
24.12.2017
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A new PhD track for outstanding students at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

The track is open to students who completed their Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in psychology or related fields.

The track will produce multi-disciplinary scholars, qualified to enter top positions in academia as well as in industry and other public institutions, in fields that require a scientific, quantitative, and ...

05.12.2017
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Call for applications for the INPhINIT Fellowships Programme, Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language

”la Caixa” Foundation is launching a new call for applications for the INPhINIT Fellowships Programme. The application deadline is 1 February 2018 at 2:00 p.m. (Central European Time - CET).

In this second call it will grant 57 3-year fellowships to talented researchers of any nationality to carry out ...

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 ...
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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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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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 ...

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 ...
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 ...

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 ...

30.06.2017
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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 ...

02.06.2017
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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 ...
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 ...

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 ...

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 ...
26.01.2017
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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
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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
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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 ...

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 ...
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 ...

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 ...

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 ...
22.02.2016
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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
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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 ...

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 ...
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 ...

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 ...

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 ...
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 ...

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
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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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...

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 ...
16.12.2013
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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 ...
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 ...
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 ...

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 ...