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Four open postdoctoral positions at the Berlin School of Mind and Brain

The Berlin School of Mind and Brain is advertising four postdoctoral positions (stipend-based) for the following topics:

  1. Perception, Attention, Consciousness
  2. Bounded Rationality
  3. Language
  4. Lifespan Development and Brain Plasticity

Terms and conditions for all four positions

  • Positions are to start as soon as possible
  • Positions are available for 2 years from individual starting date
  • Positions will be located in suitable working groups of Mind & Brain faculty members
  • All positions are stipend-based
  • Stipends are age-dependent and amount to 1,550 euros (average) per month (details on website)
  • Child allowance of 400 Euro for the first child under 12 years of age and 100 Euro for each further child younger than 12 years of age
  • The school will make available annual conference travel funds of up to 3,000 euros per stipend holder (depending on research committee decision)
  • Paid teaching assignments for up to 1,800 euros per year (some teaching at Master’s level is requested)
  • Funds (through the school’s postdoctoral program) for the organization of workshops and for networking activites, mentoring, academic soft-skill courses, teaching portfolio and other career development measures
  • All positions published on 11 February 2013; applications received within four weeks after publication (11 March 2013) will be assured full consideration.

Further Information


Dr. Anna Strasser

Anahit Babayan