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Berlin School of Mind and Brain, Humboldt University, Berlin

Job category Postdoc or similar / Fixed term
AOS Philosophy of Mind
AOS categories Philosophy of Mind
AOC Philosophy of Science, Neuroscience and/or Psychology
AOC categories Philosophy of Cognitive Science
Philosophy of Science
Workload Full time
Vacancies 1
Organization's reference number AN/123/12
Location Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Job description

The Berlin School of Mind and Brain and the Philosophical Institute of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin invite applications for a three-year Postdoc position.

Area of specialization: 
Philosophy of Mind

Area of competence: Philosophy of Science, Neuroscience and/or Psychology

A focus on one of the school’s main research topics is desirable:

  • ‘perception, attention, and consciousness’
  • ‘decision-making’, ‘language’
  • ‘brain plasticity and lifespan ontogeny’
  • ‘mental disorders and brain dysfunction’
  • ‘human sociality and the brain’ 

The successful candidate is expected to pursue a project at the interface between philosophy and neuroscience. He or she will be a member of the Berlin School of Mind and Brain and of the Philosophical Institute of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. He or she will be expected to teach four courses per year and participate in the school’s activities.

(See http://www.mind-and-brain.de).

The application package should include a project outline, a letter of interest, a CV, proof of the candidate’s doctoral degree (Xeroxes only!), and two letters of recommendation (in the original).

Applications received within four weeks after publication (5th of October 2012) will be assured full consideration. 

The code number for this position is: AN/123/12.

Candidates are requested to email a PDF version of their application package to Kathrin Trauer. Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Office: Kathrin Trauer, +49 30 20931733 (email address below)

How to apply
Application type Unknown (see text above)
Hard deadline October 5, 2012, 11:59pm CET
Web address for more information http://www.mind-and-brain.de
Contact name Kathrin Trauer
Contact email
Contact phone +49 30 20931733
Time created September 18, 2012, 4:53pm EST
Scheduled expiry date October 5, 2012, 11:59pm CET
Expired on March 23, 2017, 8:14am CET
Last updated April 23, 2017, 3:00pm EST
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