The Max Planck Institute (MPI) for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, the Netherlands, is offering a Postdoctoral Research Scientist position in Statistical Genomics/Genetic Epidemiology. The host research group, led by Dr Beate St Pourcain, investigates the genetic basis of human communication and language in large population-based cohorts.
Candidates should have, or shortly expect to obtain, a high quality scientific degree in psychology, cognitive neurosciences, or related areas. Masters degrees involving several months of experience and training on a scientific project will be considered advantageous. We seek exceptional students with a talent and inclination for first class research. Candidates should have excellent written and spoken command of English. Good knowledge of Dutch or German would be advantageous.
The Psychology of Language department has three places for interns from September 1 to June 30.
The Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics (Nijmegen, the Netherlands) is inviting applications for a PhD position on the topic of 'The effect of literacy acquisition on the neural networks for language and vision'
A research technician is sought to join the Neurogenetics of Vocal Communication (NVC) Group investigating the genetic and molecular underpinnings of speech, language and vocal learning at the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics (Nijmegen, the Netherlands).
A 4-year PhD position is available in Peter Hagoort's Neurobiology of Language Department at the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics in Nijmegen, The Netherlands. The MPI is a renowned institute, devoted to the multidisciplinary study of language and cognition (www.mpi.nl).
The institute has an ongoing visitor programme mostly by invitation from the relevant department. In addition, from time to time specific themes will be announced and applications invited.
Stagiere gezocht met Nederlands als moedertaal voor de afdeling 'Language & Cognition'.