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Postdoc Position in Cognitive & Social Neuroscience, Motivation Psychology and Neuroeconomics
Department of Social Neuroscience
 

Max Planck Institute

Leipzig Germany
 
 
The project is funded by the Institute for New Economic Thinking and four researchers will collaborate with Dr. Tania Singer and Dr. Dennis Snower.

The aim is to develop new models of economic decision making that are based on human biology and psychology and to provide a broader understanding of how motivation influences economic decision making by combining empirical research, behavioral economics, computational models, and neuroscientific approaches.

The successful candidate has a solid education in behavioral economics and neuro-economic methods (MRI) combined with knowledge in motivational psychology and social affective neurosciences. Knowledge of computational neuroscience would be advantageous.

For further details, see http://www.cbs.mpg.de/depts/singer/vacant and www.caring-economics.org. Applications (full CV, letter of motivation, contact information of 3 referees) should be sent to Tania Singer (singer@cbs.mpg.de) and Sandra Zurborg (zurborg@cbs.mpg.de).

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Ad has been online since October 17, 2013
 
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