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Ph.D. position in Cognitive Psychology, Basel
Thursday, 25 October 2012 03:34

The Department of Psychology of the University of Basel, Switzerland (Center for Economic Psychology), is seeking applicants for a 3-year Ph.D. position. The successful candidate will get the opportunity to work towards a Ph.D. in Psychology within the project “Comparing perceptual and preferential decision making” that is funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (Schweizerischer Nationalfonds, SNF). The project will investigate the differences and similarities between the cognitive processes that underlie perceptual vs. preferential decision-making. The ideal candidate holds a M.Sc. in psychology, cognitive science, or a related field, has solid knowledge in cognitive psychology and research methods and aspires to a scientific career. Experience with mathematical modeling and programming is desirable.

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