The Social Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory (PI: Jean Decety) invites applications for a full-time 2-year postdoctoral scholar. Candidates with substantial experience with advanced fMRI and EEG analyses, strong technical skills, and an interest in interdisciplinary research including social psychology, cognitive neuroscience and political psychology, is highly valued.

Research in the lab examines moral decision-making and social preferences. We use a wide range of methods, including functional neuroimaging (fMRI and EEG), behavioral experiments, eye-tracking, and behavioral economics field studies. Our work is situated at the intersection of cognitive neuroscience, social psychology, developmental science, political psychology, and behavioral economics. More information about the lab can be found here:

The applicant must have a PhD in Psychology, Neuroscience, or related field.

To apply, please send the following documents to :

1) A cover letter describing qualifications, research interests, and career goals

2) Curriculum Vitae

3) Names and contact information for two professional references

4) 2-3 representative publications

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