Subject: PhD or Postdoc Position at the University of Heidelberg, Germany From: Alexander Gutschalk <Alexander.Gutschalk@xxxxxxxx> Date: Wed, 14 Nov 2012 12:18:57 +0100 List-Archive:<http://lists.mcgill.ca/scripts/wa.exe?LIST=AUDITORY>
PhD or Postdoc in neuropsychology of cortical hearing disorders at the Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg, Germany. The position is available in the context of a BMBF-funded research project at the Department of Neurology. The focus of the position will be in neuropsychological studies of patients suffering from acute and chronic lesions of the auditory cortex or from clinical neglect. Patients are recruited at the department?s stroke service and at a collaborating rehabilitation hospital in Heidelberg. Patient studies primarily involve behavioural testing and structural imaging, but also functional studies. The group?s research is focused in auditory perception and cognition, using fMRI, MEG, and psychophysical techniques, which are all available on site. Candidates should have training in psychology or related fields with either a master-level degree or Ph.D. in neuropsychology, hearing research, or neuroscience. Fluency in German is required for interaction with patients. Salary is according to the German TVL, group 13 for postdocs, and 50% TVL 13 for PhD students. Please send inquiries and applications (preferentially as .pdf) by email to Dr. Alexander Gutschalk, Department of Neurology, University of Heidelberg. Alexander.Gutschalk@xxxxxxxx The Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg is an Equal Opportunity Employer.