Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT), is looking for a postdoctoral scientist to work in the “Social cognition in human-robot interaction” Research Line.
We are seeking highly motivated, skilled and experienced scientists with background in cognitive or social neuroscience and focus on social cognition in basic and applied research.
The candidates are required to have:
Experience with the following would be highly valued:
The successful candidate will work on conducting empirical studies in the domain of social cognition in human-robot interaction with methods of cognitive and social neuroscience, with potential application to clinical domains.
Interested applicants should submit their applications in English in electronic form including (1) their CV outlining experience and qualifications, (2) list of publications, (3) their two best first-author papers, (4) a cover letter outlining motivation and statement of research interests and (5) names and contacts of 2 referees to firstname.lastname@example.org, by August 31, 2019, stating "Post-Doc Opening in Social Cognition in Human-Robot Interaction - BC: 75192" in the subject of the e-mail.
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Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia is an Equal Opportunity Employer that actively seeks diversity in the workforce.
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