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Post-doc opportunity in Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience in Moscow

Posted by: Marie Arsalidou

Posted date: Jan-08-2019

Location: Moscow

The Higher School of Economics, School of Psychology in Moscow, Russia invites applications for postdoctoral research positions in the field of developmental cognitive neuroscience. We use behavioral, neuroimaging, physiological and meta-analyses techniques to study higher-level cognitive processes across development. 


The job involves:

  • +working under the direct supervision of Dr. Marie Arsalidou
  • +participants are encouraged to pursue their own research in parallel with working on Neuropsy Lab’s research projects in two broad areas:

o  Cognitive competence

o  Mathematical cognition

  • +writing research papers for international peer-reviewed journals in co-authorship with the members of the Lab
  • +participation in organization of the events and other contribution to the Lab’s development
  • +public presentations of candidate’s own research to the researchers in the field and the broader academic community
  • +some teaching is encouraged, though not required.

The Lab functions within the School of Psychology.  Lab members have access to an EyeLink Portable Duo eye tracker, MRI facilities and analytical software.



  • +a PhD from an international research university in such fields as: Neuroscience, Engineering, Psychology, Computer Science and Education
  • +a strong background programming and statistical analysis packages
  • +ability to work in a team
  • +fluent in English
  • +relevant experience is an asset although not required


General conditions for Post-Doctoral Research positions can be found here. Appointments will be normally made for one year.


A CV and research statement  should be submitted via online application form and two letters of recommendation should be submitted by the referees directly to fellowship(at)hse.ru by February 15, 2019. Please note that direct applications to the hiring laboratory may not be reviewed.


About HSE

HSE is a young, dynamic, fast-growing Russian research university providing unique research opportunities.

For more information about HSE, please visit: School of Psychology, or contact Dr. Marie Arsalidou directly.

Apply now

Job Title Post-doc opportunity in Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience in Moscow
Post Details
Email marie.arsalidou(at)gmail.com
Employer's Website www.hse.ru
Job Discipline Job Discipline -> Neuroscience
Job Classification Job Classification -> Postdoctoral Researcher
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Location Moscow
Key Words postdoc, fMRI, eye-tracking, children
Start Date 01-Sept-2019
Deadline Feb-15-2019