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Fellowships, Programs, and Grants

1 Postdoc and 1 PhD position in the ERC-project QUANTA

The Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology unites scientists with various backgrounds (natural sciences and humanities) whose aim is to investigate the history of humankind from an interdisciplinary perspective with the help of comparative analyses of genes, cultures, cognitive abilities, languages and social systems of past and present human populations as well as those of primates closely related to human beings.


The Department of Linguistic and Cultural Evolution (DLCE) at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology (MPI-EVA) invites applications for a three-year Postdoc and a three-year PhD position, associated with the project "Evolution of Cognitive Tools for Quantification (QUANTA)", funded by the European Research Council with a Synergy Grant to Andrea Bender (UiB), Francesco d’Errico (CNRS Bordeaux), Russell Gray (MPI for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig), and Rafael Núñez (UCSD).

Deadline for applications is 1 September, 2021

Click HERE for details and to apply.  And visit the following link for the grant announcement.

https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-11/uoc--itw111620.php

 

UPDATED 07/22/21

Post Doctoral Fellow Opportunity at the University of Maryland, Child Development Lab

The Child Development Laboratory at the University of Maryland, College Park is searching for a postdoctoral fellow to work on ongoing research related to EEG, including methods development and the application of EEG measures to infant and child cognition and the development of psychopathology. The position is open immediately and is for up to two years, with the possibility of an extension depending on grant funding.

Qualifications

Position qualifications include a PhD in psychology, cognitive neuroscience, or a related field; experience with EGI high density systems for ERP and EEG acquisition and analysis; strong experimental and statistical skills; ability to work independently and in a team environment on multiple tasks and projects and to share one’s expertise with and train others. Experience with software programs (MATLAB, EEGLAB or other relevant programs), programming tasks (E-prime, Presentation), and statistical analysis (SPSS, R) is highly desired.

Responsibilities

The successful candidate will primarily be responsible for analyzing EEG and ERP data from high density EGI systems, working on the development of new methods for pre-processing and analysis of EEG data, writing scientific papers and participating in the intellectual life of the lab. Other duties will include working with research assistants and graduate and undergraduate students.

Interested?

Please address questions or send a letter of research interests, a CV, and contact information for three references to Nathan Fox (fox@umd.edu). 

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

POSTED 05/01/2021

Jobs & Internships

Honda Research Institute USA

Honda Research Institute USA has multiple internship openings for Fall/Winter 2021.  Go to our careers website (https://usa.honda-ri.com) for a complete list of available positions. All inquiries must include the Job Number(s) in the subject line and sent directly to careers@honda-ri.com.

How to Apply: send an e-mail to careers@honda-ri.com with the following:

  - Subject line including the job number(s) you are applying for (See below)

  - Recent CV

  - A cover letter

  - Topics you are interested in (Optional)

Candidates must have the legal right to work in the U.S.A.

 

Machine Learning/AI

-    Machine Learning for Novel Gas Sensors (Job Number: P20INT-26)

-    Learning and Control Research (Job Number: P20INT-27)

-    Path Planning and Lane Selection Research (Job Number: P20INT-45)

Human-Machine Interaction

-    Human Factors for Next Generation Mobility Interfaces (Job Number: P20INT-28)

-    Vision and Language Navigation (Job Number: P20INT-29)

-    Interaction with next generation mobility (Job Number: P20INT-30)

-    Human Behavior Modeling (Job Number: P20INT-35)

-    Biomechanical Simulation of Human Movement (Job Number: P20INT-42)

-    HMI Engineer (Job Number: P20INT-43)

Robotics

-    Intention Estimation for Teleoperation (Job Number: P20INT-31)

-    Visuotactile Perception and Deep RL for Contact-Rich Robotic Manipulation (Job Number: P20INT-32)

-    Robotics Controls Software Engineer (Job Number: P20INT-44)

Computer Vision

-    Domain Adaptation and Video Style Transfer (Job Number: P20INT-36)

-    Visual Understanding of Traffic Scenes (Job Number: P20INT-37)

-    Video Captioning in Traffic Scenes (Job Number: P20INT-38)

-    Human Action Understanding (Job Number: P20INT-39)

-    Multi-agent Relational Reasoning in Driving Scenarios (Job Number: P20INT-40)

-    Human Pose Prediction (Job Number: P20INT-41)

Other

-    Prototyping engineer (Job Number: P20INT-46)