Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Cognitive Science

Melbourne, Australia
03 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
31 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences

Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences

Salary: $69,148 p.a. - $93,830 p.a. plus 17% superannuation

About University of Melbourne

The University of Melbourne is consistently ranked among the leading universities in the world, at number 1 in Australia and number 32 in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2017-2018). We are globally engaged, comprehensive, research-intensive and committed to respond to the major social, economic and environmental challenges of our time.

About the Role

The Complex Human Data Hub (CHDH) in the Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences at the University of Melbourne is seeking a postdoctoral Research Fellow to collaborate with senior academics on the mathematical and computational study of human cognition. As the CHDH is in early formation, this position will play a key role in developing the research agenda. A background in cognitive science is essential and researchers with an interest in computational approaches to language are especially encouraged.

What we're looking for...

We are looking for an excellent early career researcher with experience and interest in any subset of these topics and approaches.

Close date: 31 July 2018

Position Description and Selection Criteria

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