Vacancy for a research associate in the Neurobiopsychology research group

The Neurobiopsychology Research Group (Prof. Dr. Peter König) of the Institute of Cognitive Science invites applications for

1 Research Associate
(Salary level E 13 TV-L, 75 %)

to be filled as soon as possible on a fixed-term basis until December 31, 2018.

Description of Responsibilities:
The position involves participation in the research activities within the EU-funded research project Socialising sensori-motor contingencies. The project investigates processing multimodal information and sensori-motor integration under natural conditions and utilizes a variety of methods. This includes particularly the development of a demonstrator for augmentation of HHI by deployment of sensori-motor contingencies. This demonstrator will showcase a novel interactive approach for exploring web contents.

Required Qualifications:
Applicants are expected to have an excellent academic degree (Master/Diploma) in Cognitive Science or related fields. They should have experience in psychophysical and physiological experiments, extensive programming experience including distributed processing in master/client architectures, as well as a good command of the English language.

Osnabrück University has been certified as a family-friendly university committed to helping working/studying parents and carers balance their family and work life.

The university aspires to ensure equal opportunities for men and women and strives to work towards a gender balance in schools or departments where new appointments are made.

If equally qualified candidates apply, preference will be given to those with special needs.

Applications with the usual documentation should be submitted by e-mail in a single PDF-file to Prof. Dr. Peter König (pkö with a cc to no later than October 4, 2017.
Further information can be obtained from Prof. Dr. Peter König (pkö

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