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AISB event Bulletin Item

CompCog call for applications

Dear Colleague,

Please forward this email to mailing lists and individual researchers
interested in the scientific and applied aspects of human and animal
behaviour and cognition!

The ESF Research Networking Programme "CompCog" (full name: Evolution
of Social Cognition: Comparisons and integration across a wide range
of human and non-human animal species) is calling for applications

to organize workshops (regular workshops: 10000, discussion meetings: 8000)

to organize lab visits (6 students will be financed for a week to
visit your lab)

to have short term research visits (for students, typically not longer
than 2 months).

Applications from countries supporting CompCog (Austria, Belgium,
Denmark, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Sweden,
Switzerland and United Kingdom) have priority.

The deadline for application is 10 April 2010.

For details on the CompCog objectives, the application procedure and
the selection processes see!

Best regards,
Zsofia Viranyi
CompCog coordinator