[visionlist] Postdoctoral position available (metacognition and decision making, Paris).Posted: May 11, 2017
Postdoctoral researcher in metacognition and
We are looking for a (highly motivated and talented) postdoc. Our research project is about
confidence in decision making, and it impacts on human behavior. We
will be doing original behavioral experiments, typically using
perceptual and economic decisions, as well as computational modeling
work. Our experimental platform will also offer eyetracking and
physiological measures (including EEG). The work is based at the
Centre d’Economie de la Sorbonne in Paris (France), in a group
mixing economists and psychologists. We also collaborate on a daily
basis with other researchers or groups in Paris, and the candidate
will have the opportunity to develop his/her original research ideas
in addition to the funded project.
Applicants must have a PhD and publications in Experimental
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience or a related field. Solid
programming and data analysis skills are essential (e.g Matlab or
equivalent), along with writing and social skills.
The position is for 2 years, starting between April and December
2017. Salaries are based on the CNRS scale.
To apply, or for more information, please contact Vincent de
Gardelle with a CV, a statement of research interests, and contact
details of 2-3 references. Applications will be reviewed until the
position is filled.