[visionlist] Post-doctoral position on stress and metacognition (Paris and Salon-de-Provence, France)

Applications are open for a two and a half years
(30 months) post-doctoral position to work on stress and metacognition,
starting between September and December 2017.A post-doctoral
position is opened for a research project on stress and metacognition,
with both fundamental and applied dimensions. We shall study how stress
impacts decision making at the metacognitive level, principally in the
context of multi-tasking. We shall perform behavioral experiments with
physiological measures. During the first 15 months the work will be
based in Paris at the Départment of Cognitive Science (École Normale
Supérieure) and at the Maison des Sciences Économiques. The second part
of the position (15 months) will be based in Salon-de-Provence at the
ONERA, the French national aerospace research center. Basic knowledge of
French  is required.Applicants must have a PhD and publications
in Experimental Psychology, Experimental Economics, Cognitive
Neuroscience or a related field. Solid programming and data analysis
skills are essential (python, R or equivalent), along with writing and
social skills. Experience with physiological recordings and measures
(salivary cortisol) would be a plus.To apply please contact Jérôme Sackur (jerome.sackur at gmail.com), Vincent de Gardelle (vincent.gardelle at gmail.com) and Bruno Berberian (bruno.berberian at onera.fr)
with a CV, a statement of research interests, and contact details of at
least 2 references. Applications will be reviewed until the position is
filled.

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