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Added 10/08/2015

Associate or Full Professor of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, University of Rochester

The Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences at the University of Rochester is searching for a mid-career faculty member to be appointed at the rank of Associate or Full Professor. We are primarily interested in candidates using behavioral and computational approaches, perhaps in combination with neural approaches, to address fundamental questions in subfields of perception (with some preference for vision), cognition, action planning, learning, or memory. The successful candidate will join a dynamic, collegial department with main research foci in the areas of perception & action, language, development & learning, concepts & categories, and control & decision-making ( She or he will also join a highly collaborative university with major new interdisciplinary initiatives in the areas of NeuroMedicine and Data Science. Applicants should submit a CV, a statement of research and teaching interests, and contact information for three referees via the following website: Questions concerning this position can be addressed to Dr. Gregory C. DeAngelis, chair of the search committee [email:]. Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2015 and will continue as needed. The University of Rochester is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to diversity, and actively encourages applications from candidates from groups underrepresented in higher education.

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