The PhD students will design and conduct experiments on sensory, cognitive and motor processes involved in peripersonal space. The research will be reported in articles that will be submitted to relevant scientific journals. After 4 years the research should lead to Ph.D. thesis. The Ph.D. students will participate in the education program of the Helmholtz research school.
-We are looking for enthusiastic, and ambitious candidates with a master’s degree in cognitive, neuro- or social psychology, cognitive neuroscience or in a comparable scientific discipline. -Experience with conducting cognitive experiments and/or kinematic movement recording as well as strong programming skills will be advantageous.