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Level: PhD
Duty: Research
Linguistic Field: Psycholinguistics
Cognitive Science
Genetic Classification
Application Deadline: 15-Jan-2013
Supporting Institution: International Max Planck Research School for Language Sciences
LL Issue: 23.5075
Posted: 04-Dec-2012
Support Description: What are the foundations for language in our species? How do genes build the brain capable of learning and processing diverse languages? If you have a background in - Genetics - Brain sciences - Psychology - Linguistics or anthropology you could contribute to the fundamental science in this area and earn a PhD degree in the International Max Planck Research School for Language Sciences. The IMPRS for Language Sciences is now advertising four doctoral fellowships in the following departments: - Language and genetics department (MPI), headed by Simon Fisher - Neurobiology of language department (MPI), headed by Peter Hagoort - Psychology of language department (MPI), headed by Antje Meyer - Language and cognition department (MPI), headed by Stephen Levinson More information on the job description and on how to apply:
Application Mailing Address: Dirkje van der Aa Wundtlaan 1 Nijmegen 6525 XD Netherlands
Application Web Address:
Contact Information: Dirkje van der Aa Phone:31 24 3521549