Duke University, Linguistics Program

Position ID:Duke-Linguistics-POSTDOC2 [#21532]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Scholar
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Linguistics / Language Acquisition
Appl Deadline: finished (2022/03/30, finished 2023/04/01)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Neuroscience of Language Lab at Duke University invites applications for a postdoctoral scholar. Our lab is affiliated with the Duke Institute for Brian Sciences (BIAC) and the Linguistics Program, which includes a vibrant, interdisciplinary community of language researchers with expertise in cognitive neuroscience. State-of-the-art scanning and data analysis facilities are available and located at BIAC in the Duke Medical Center. Research focuses on cognitive neurolinguisitcs,fMRI studies of language(s), but also includes sociolinguitic research methods and ethnographic methods.

The ideal candidate would have a background in language and cognitive neuroscience. Experience with fMRI data analysis and/or programming would be beneficial. For additional information about the position, please contact the lab director, Edna Andrews, Ph.D., at eda@duke.edu. The initial appointment will be for 1 year, with a start date as soon as July 2022. Applicants should upload a CV, article reprints or preprints, and a statement of research interests. Additionally, applicants should arrange for two letters of recommendation to be sent separately to Edna Andrews at eda@duke.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Candidates should have a completed their Ph.D. by the time of appointment.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
email address
316 Language Building
Box 90260
Durham, NC 27708