The cluster of excellence Hearing4all: Medicine, Basic Research and Engineering Solutions for Personalized Hearing Care at the Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg (in collaboration with Medizinische Hochschule Hannover and Leibniz Universität Hannover) is seeking to fill the position of a
Postdoctoral Research Associate
in the project:
Characterizing central neural speech processing in normal and hearing impaired listeners using machine learning
in the Department of Psychology, School of Medicine and Health Sciences.
We are seeking candidates with extensive knowledge in hearing research and machine learning, human neurophysiology (fMRI and/or EEG or MEG) and fluency in oral and written English. Candidates are expected to have an academic university degree (master or equivalent) in the field of psychology, biology, computer science, physics, engineering, or a related discipline and have shown their ability to perform excellent scientific work, usually demonstrated by the outstanding quality of their Doctorate/PhD research and a good publication record.
The position is available from April 1st, 2019 until October 31st, 2022. Payment depends on previous experience (German TV-L E13, full time).
The University of Oldenburg is dedicated to increasing the percentage of female employees in the field of science. Therefore, female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. In accordance to § 21 Section 3 NHG, female candidates with equal qualifications will be preferentially considered. Applicants with disabilities will be given preference in case of equal qualification. The position is suitable for part-time work.
Please send your application including a cover letter, CV, a list of potential referees, links to recent publications, and copies of certificates for academic grades to Prof. Rieger as an email attachment (preferred) in one pdf file to jochem.rieger(at)uol.de. Alternatively, paper applications can be send to
Prof. Dr. Jochem Rieger
Department of Psychology
Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg
Prof. Rieger can be contacted for further questions regarding the position. The application deadline is February 27th, 2019.
Die Ausschreibung ist auch im Internet unter https://uol.de/stellen/?stelle=66447 abrufbar.