Full professorship in Neuropsychology and Cognitive Neuroscience at the University of Zurich

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The University of Zurich invites applications for a professorship in Neuropsychology and Cognitive Neuroscience (chair).

The applicant should be an internationally recognized expert in one or several fields of Neuropsychology and Cognitive Neuroscience with a strong record of empirical research. Candidates should hold a PhD degree at the time of application and have an excellent record of academic achievements in the relevant field.

The applicant should have acquired international reputation in this field and demonstrated substantial research activities and expertise as documented by publications in high-ranking journals in this field, as well as by successful grant applications. The applicant is expected to have substantial expertise in teaching Neuropsychology and Cognitive Neuroscience.

The University of Zurich is an equal opportunities employer and in particular strives to increase the percentage of women in leading positions. Therefore, qualified female researchers are particularly encouraged to apply.

The Department of Psychology values transparent, reproducible and replicable research and supports open science practices. Applicants are asked to document how they have pursued open science practices in the past and/or will do so in the future.

The Department of Psychology of the University of Zurich with its broad research and teaching spectrum and Zurich as a center for higher education offers a research and teaching environment with plenty of opportunities for scientific exchange and cooperation.

The position is a chaired, tenured Professorship at the associate or full professor level and should be filled by August 1, 2022. Teaching may be carried out in English. Non-German speaking candidates are expected to acquire a working knowledge of German within the first three years of appointment.

The closing date for applications is 30 September 2020. Details on the application procedure are available on www.phil.uzh.ch/jobs.html. For further information please contact Prof. Klaus Oberauer (k.oberauer@psychologie.uzh.ch).