Job ID: 12572
Ph.D. Student in Lucca/Italy
Position: Ph.D. Student
Deadline: 30 June 2021
Employment Start Date: 2 November 2021
Contract Length: Up to 4 years
Institution: IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca
Department: Cognitive, Computational and Social Neurosciences
– 1 for the PhD Program in “Cognitive and Cultural Systems”, track in “Cognitive, Computational and Social Neurosciences”, funded within the ERC Starting Grant project “Tweaking dreams: non-invasive modulation of the level and content of mental activity during sleep” (“TweakDreams”);
– 1 for the Program in “Systems Science”, track in “Economics, Networks and Business Analytics”, funded as part of the training and research activities on the topics covered by the Neuroscience Lab (NS LAB), the research laboratory joint venture between Intesa Sanpaolo Innovation Center SpA and the IMT School.
One of the four field-specific tracks is Cognitive, Computational and Social Neurosciences, which is under the “Cognitive and Cultural Systems” PhD Program. This research-based, multidisciplinary track focuses on cognitive, computational and social neurosciences, and integrates basic neuroscience methods, including molecular biology and genetics, with traditional experimental psychology and cognitive neuroscience. Students will attend multiple courses, including fundamentals in cognitive psychology, behavioral and social neuroscience, neuropsychology, psychophysiology, neuroethics, neural basis of perception, neural basis of consciousness, philosophy of science, critical thinking, structural and functional neuroimaging, and basic/advanced methods for data analysis.
For further information please visit: https://www.imtlucca.it/en/programma-dottorato/overview
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