language at Cambridge (fwd) (Al Bregman )

Subject: language at Cambridge (fwd)
From:    Al Bregman  <bregman(at)HEBB.PSYCH.MCGILL.CA>
Date:    Mon, 26 Apr 1999 20:46:47 -0400

---------- Forwarded message ---------- Date: Mon, 26 Apr 1999 13:56:20 -0400 From: Tom Shultz <shultz(at)PSYCH.MCGILL.CA> To: COGSCI(at)LISTS.MCGILL.CA Subject: language at Cambridge Approved-By: balfour(at)LIBARTS.TAMU.EDU Date: Mon, 26 Apr 1999 12:49:03 +0000 Reply-To: Researchers in Cognitive Science <COGPSY(at)LISTSERV.TAMU.EDU> Sender: Researchers in Cognitive Science <COGPSY(at)LISTSERV.TAMU.EDU> From: Sian Miller <sian.miller(at)MRC-CBU.CAM.AC.UK> Subject: Language posts Advertisement Comments: To: pd(at) Comments: cc: William Marslen-Wilson <william.marslen-wilson(at)> To: COGPSY(at)LISTSERV.TAMU.EDU MEDICAL RESEARCH COUNCIL Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit COGNITIVE NEUROSCIENCE OF LANGUAGE: THREE POSTS The MRC CBU is seeking to fill up to three positions, at career-track, post-doctoral, and research assistant levels, in the general area of cognitive and computational neuroscience of language, to complement the CBU Language Group's existing strengths in psycholinguistics and cognitive psychology. Apart from excellent facilities for human experimental, neuropsychological, and computational research, the CBU also has good access to PET and fMRI (3T) neuro-imaging facilities at the University of Cambridge Wolfson Brain Imaging Centre.=20 The first of these posts is a Career-track position (Ref: CBU/CT99), open to scientists with established international reputations, who are interested in leading an innovative language research programme in a collaborative, interdisciplinary environment. Up to two support posts may be associated with this position. Starting salary is likely to be in the range =A325,000 to =A335,000. The Post-doctoral (Ref: CBU/PD99) appointment is likely to be at MRC Band 4, for an initial appointment for 3 years, with the possibility of transfer to a career track position. Starting salaries are negotiable in the range =A315,500 to =A324,000 per annum. The Research Assistant (Ref: CBU/RA99) appointment will be to MRC Band 5. Starting salary will be in the range of =A313,000 - =A315,000 (subject to qualifications and experience), rising through a performance related pay scheme to =A324,800. Successful applicants will be likely to have good degrees in psychology or related disciplines, preferably with some experience in cognitive neuroscience. All three positions are supported by a performance related pay scheme and MRC Pension plan. Some financial assistance with relocation may be available for the Career- Track and Postdoctoral positions. Informal enquiries can be addressed to Sian Miller (e-mail sian.miller(at) Applications for all three posts should be sent before the closing date of 21 May 1999, quoting the appropriate reference to: Johanna Webb, Personnel Officer, MRC Centre, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 2QH The Medical Research Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer and operates a strict no smoking policy. ************************************ Sian Miller MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit 15 Chaucer Road Cambridge CB2 2EF Tel: 44+ (0) 1223 355294 Ext 230 Fax 44+ (0) 1223 500250 -------------------------------------------------------- Thomas R. Shultz, Professor, Department of Psychology,=20 McGill University, 1205 Penfield Ave., Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1B1.=20 E-mail: shultz(at) Phone: 514 398-6139 Fax: 514 398-4896 --------------------------------------------------------

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