Ph.D. program of the DFG Research Training Group “Statistical Modeling in Psychology” (SMiP)


University of Mannheim, Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg, Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg, University of Koblenz-Landau at Landau, and Eberhard Karls University Tübingen, Germany

The open positions are integrated in research-oriented departments at the local universities and participate in the training program of the SMiP group. The training program starts in October 2019 and entails 6 semesters of courses, skill trainings and workshops instructed by renowned experts in the respective fields. The SMiP group provides scientific contact to distinguished researchers worldwide and supports exchange with external labs in research groups abroad. Applicants must hold a very good research-oriented Master’s degree in Psychology and should be highly interested in approaching substantive research questions by means of statistical modeling. This can entail applying existing models or developing new models. As the official language of the SMiP group is English, language proficiency in oral and written English is essential. Application deadline is the 15th of April 2019.

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