A*Midex (Aix-Marseille Initiative of Excellence)
Call for Applications: 2 Post-docs; 2 Phd Grants
A*Midex (Aix-Marseille Initiative of Excellence)
The Foundation will run the funding allocated to the A*MIDEX project, i.e. close to 26 million euros a year.
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Location: Marseille Cedex 07, France
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Call for Applications: 2 Post-docs; 2 Phd Grants

Two 2-year postdoc positions

At Aix-Marseille/Avignon on Language, Communication and the Brain

The Center of Excellence on Brain and Language (BLRI, www.blri.fr/) and the Institute of Language, Communication and the Brain (ILCB, http://www.ilcb.fr) offer:

Two 2-year postdoc positions on any topic that falls within the area of language, communication, brain and modelling. The institute provides privileged and free access to fMRI, MEG and EEG facilities.

The BLRI-ILCB is located in Aix-en-Provence, Avignon and Marseille and regroups several research centers in linguistics, psychology, cognitive neuroscience, medicine, computer science, and mathematics.

The scientific project, ideally interdisciplinary, should be supervised by at least one member of the BLRI/ILCB (see http://www.blri.fr/members.html) and should, if possible, involve two different laboratories of the institute.

A complete application should contain:

  1. A full description of the research project (~ 5 pages):
    1. Title
    2. Name of the collaborator/supervisor/sponsor within the BLRI-ILCB
    3. Short Summary
    4. Scientific context/state of the art/
    5. Objectives and hypotheses
    6. Methodology
    7. Expected results
    8. Brief statement about the relevance of the project for the BLRI/ILCB
    9. Proposed Timeline
  2. CV with complete list of publications
  3. Letter of motivation
  4. One letter of recommendation or contact information of a potential referee
  • Duration: 2 years (1 year, extendable for another year)
  • Monthly salary: ~2000 € net (depending on experience)
  • Deadline: June 17, 2018
  • Pre-selection of candidates for audition: June 22, 2018
  • Interview: July 4, 2018 (international candidates might be interviewed via skype)

Applications should be sent to: nadera.bureau@blri.fr

For supplementary information: Johannes.Ziegler@univ-amu.fr

Two PhD grants

at Aix-Marseille/Avignon on Language, Communication and the Brain

The Center of Excellence on Brain and Language (BLRI, www.blri.fr/) and the Institute of Language, Communication and the Brain (ILCB, http://www.ilcb.fr/ ) award

2 PhD grants (3 years) on any topic that falls within the area of language, communication, brain and modelling. The institute provides privileged and free access to fMRI, MEG and EEG facilities.

 

The BLRI-ILCB is located in Aix-en-Provence, Avignon and Marseille and regroups several research centers in linguistics, psychology, cognitive neuroscience, medicine, computer science, and mathematics.

 

Interested candidates need to find one or more PhD supervisors amongst the members of the BRLI-ILCB (http://www.blri.fr/members.html.) Together with the supervisor(s), they would then need to write a 3-year PhD project. A priority is given to interdisciplinary co-directions and to projects that involve two different laboratories of the institute.

The application should contain:

  1. A full description of the PhD project (~ 5 pages):
    1. Title
    2. Name of the PhD supervisor(s)
    3. Short Summary
    4. Scientific context/state of the art/
    5. Objectives and hypotheses
    6. Methodology
    7. Expected results
    8. Brief statement about the relevance of the project for the BLRI/ILCB
    9. Proposed Timeline
  2. CV and master degree grades (if available)
  3. Letter of motivation
  4. One letter of recommendation or contact information of a potential referee
  • Deadline for submission: June 17, 2018
  • Pre-selection of candidates for interview: June 22, 2018
  • Interview: July 4, 2018 (international candidates might be interviewed via skype)
  • Start: September 1, 2017
  • Monthly salary: 1 685€ (1 368€ net) for a period of 3 years


Applications should be sent to: nadera.bureau@blri.fr

For supplementary information contact: Johannes.Ziegler@univ-amu.fr

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