Recruitment

Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position

We are currently recruiting for a two-year Research Fellow position funded by an ESRC grant entitled “Individual Differences in Comprehension across the Lifespan”

The position is funded for 2 years with a start date or 1st July 2021, but there is some flexibility in this. Ideally we would like somebody in post by 1 October 2021.

The deadline for applications is April 25th. Interviews will likely take place in the week commencing 4th May (via zoom).

See here for details of how to apply.

See here for an overview of the proposed research.

The post-holder will be required to carry out behavioural experiments in both children and adults. Work includes designing and conducting experiments, and analysing and writing up the results. Experience setting up psychology experiments and advanced knowledge of statistical analysis are essential requirements for this position.

The post-holder will also be required to implement computational models to test different theoretical accounts of how word meanings are learned, represented and accessed, although experience working with such models is not essential.

Requests to work remotely will be supported where appropriate.

Contact Jenni Rodd (j.rodd @ ucl.ac.uk) for any further information

Postgraduate Research Associate Position

We will shortly be advertising for a one year RA position funded by an ESRC grant entitled “Individual Differences in Comprehension across the Lifespan”. More details will be posted here, most likely in the first week of May.