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AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

PhD student position in cognitive modelling, Amsterdam, THE NETHERLANDS


PhD candidate in Cognitive Modelling
Universiteit van Amsterdam
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Applications are now invited from excellent candidates wishing to conduct research in the field of 
cognitive science and cognitive modelling in the context of the Brain & Cognition Research Priority Area.

In addition to the Brain & Cognition subthemes, possible topics include, but are not restricted to,
the cognitive modelling of music, language, evolution of cognition, and/or cultural transmission. 
The PhD candidate will be part of the Institute for Logic, Language and Computation 
(http://www.illc.uva.nl/research). Researchers from both the Faculty of Science and the Faculty 
of Humanities collaborate in the Institute for Logic, Language and Computation.

Completed applications should be submitted by 4 July 2012, 23.59 hrs.

For more information, see
http://www.illc.uva.nl/NewsandEvents/newsitem.php?id=4530 or contact honing@uva.nl