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Posted 6/27/17:

Full-time position for a post-doctoral scientist and 65% position for a PhD student

These positions are part of a new research project supported
by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, which addresses the
functional interaction between action sounds and action

The neurobiological mechanisms of semantic
processing will be investigated with neuro- and
psycholinguistic methods.

• Research on the biological basis of language and
communication with neuro- and psycholinguistic methods using
neuroimaging procedures (EEG/MEG, ECoG, fMRI, MS) and
behavioral experiments.
• Planning, execution, evaluation and publication of
experiments on semantic processing

• MA, MSc or comparable university degree in a relevant area
(linguistics, psychology, cognitive neuroscience, medicine)
• For the postdoc position: PhD in a relevant field

• Research experience in the neuroscience of language
• Very good English skills
• In addition, for the postdoc position: readiness to take
on university teaching in neurolinguistics and semantics;
experience in university administration (e.g., grant

Applications should be sent by e-mail until 3 July 2017 to
the following address: (PA Prof.
Friedemann Pulvermüller) or by post to:

Freie Universität Berlin
Fachbereich Philosophie und Geisteswissenschaften
Institut für Deutsche und Niederländische Philologie
Prof. Dr. Friedemann Pulvermüller
Habelschwerdter Allee 45
14195 Berlin, Germany

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Verena Arndt
Sekretariat Prof. Dr. Dr. Pulvermüller
FU Berlin, FB Philosophie und Geisteswissenschaften, WE4
Labor für Gehirn- und Sprachforschung
Leitung: Prof. Dr. Dr. Pulvermüller
Habelschwerdter Allee 45
14195 Berlin
Tel. 030-83858140
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