[Comp-neuro] Postdoc / PhD position in CNS

Klaus Obermayer oby at cs.tu-berlin.de
Wed Jul 15 16:49:15 CEST 2009

Dear Postmaster,

please post this job announcement to the list.

Best regards

Klaus Obermayer


The Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the
Berlin Institute of Technology offers a

Postdoc or PhD Position

in the area of


starting October 1st 2009. The successful candidate is expected to
study visual perception in relation to cognitive function, and
will join ongoing collaborations with experimental groups who work
with animal models as well as with human subjects using invasive
and non-invasive methods. Theoretical work may be combined with
conducting visual psychophysics and behavioural studies with
human subjects.

Candidates should hold a recent PhD-degree (Postdoc position) or
Diploma / Master degree (graduate student position) and should have
excellent mathematical and programming skills. Candidates with good
knowledge and research experience in Computational Neuroscience will
be preferred.

The position is for 5 years; salary is according to the German BAT
IIa level.

Application material (CV, list of publications, abstract of PhD or
Diplom/Master thesis, copies of certificates and two letters of
reference) should be sent to

Prof. Dr. Klaus Obermayer,
FR 2-1, Technische Universität Berlin, Franklinstrasse 28/29,
10587 Berlin,
email: oby at cs.tu-berlin.de,

preferably by email.

All applications received before August 14th, 2009, will be given full
consideration, but applications will be expected until the position is

For further information see http://ni.cs.tu-berlin.de/publications/.

TUB seeks to increase the proportion of women and particularly
encourages women to apply. Women will be preferred given equal

Disabled persons will be preferred given equal qualification.

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