MindCORE Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Scholars
MindCORE, Penn's Center for the Intergrative Study of the Mind, University of Pennsylvania
|Job category||Postdoc or similar / Fixed term|
|Location||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Start date||July 1, 2021 - January 30, 2022|
MindCORE (Mind Center for Outreach, Research, and Education) seeks to recruit outstanding postdoctoral researchers for our Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Scholars. Housed within the School of Arts & Sciences of the University of Pennsylvania, MindCORE is an interdisciplinary effort to understand human intelligence and behavior.
Designed for individuals who have recently obtained a PhD degree in psychology, linguistics, neuroscience, philosophy, computer science or other cognitive science discipline, the MindCORE Fellowship is a springboard for young researchers as they establish their own research program. Fellows are also encouraged to pursue collaborative research with faculty working across disciplines at Penn.Benefits
Fellows receive a competitive salary, relocation allowance, health insurance plus a modest research budget. Fellows also benefit from access to the greater community of academics including visiting scholars plus leading research facilities equipped with cutting-edge instrumentation all on an urban campus in a vibrant city. Fellows are invited to join regular working group meetings within their field plus career development workshops aimed at young researchers, and will be provided with a mentoring committee. Funding is provided in one year terms renewable for up to three years.Eligibility & Application
All eligible and complete applications will be evaluated by the Selection Committee and are judged on the following criteria:
MindCORE awards ~2 post-doctoral Fellowships per year. Positions may start as early as July 1, 2021.
Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class. Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
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Candidates must submit 1-2 page research statement that identifies at least three MindCORE faculty at Penn (https://mindcore.sas.upenn.edu/people/faculty-and-associates/) with whom the applicant would be interested in collaborating, along with a CV and contact information for two referees. Submitted documents should be saved with candidate’s Lastname_Firstname.PDF in one PDF file in this order: research statement, CV, referees (name, affiliation, email address). Complete applications should be submitted through the form on our website: https://web.sas.upenn.edu/mindcore/post-doctoral-research-fellowship/.
|Web address to apply||https://mindcore.sas.upenn.edu/post-doctoral-resea...|
|Email to apply|
|Hard deadline||January 14, 2021, 11:59pm EST|
|Contact name||Heather Calvert|
|Time created||November 19, 2020, 3:56pm EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||January 14, 2021, 11:59pm EST|
|Last updated||November 19, 2020, 3:56pm EST|
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