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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor (Cognitive Neuroscience)

The Department of Cognitive Sciences at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) invites applications at the assistant (tenure-track), associate, and full professor rank with an expected start date of July 1, 2019. Rank will be determined based on qualifications and experience.

We seek candidates who seek to understand mechanisms of perception, attention, and related areas with innovative use of neuroimaging. Candidates with expertise in advanced neuroimaging techniques and statistical/computational modeling of neuroimaging data are of particular interest. The successful candidate will contribute to the growth of the Facility for Imaging and Brain Research (FIBRE). Information about the Department and FIBRE can be found at: http://www.cogsci.uci.edu/ and http://imaging.uci.edu/fibre/.

Candidates at the assistant professor level must have a strong publication record and show potential for extramural funding. Candidates at the associate and full professor levels must exhibit a strong record of publication, a strong record of extramural funding, and an interest in contributing to the development of neuroimaging at UCI.

Specific application requirements and the online application can be found at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF04932. Assistant professor candidates must provide three (3) letters of recommendation for the application to be considered complete. Associate/Full candidates must provide contact information only for up to three (3) references.

To ensure full consideration, applications must be completed by December 15, 2018.




The Department of Cognitive Sciences at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) is anticipating Postdoctoral Scholar, Project Scientist, and Specialist positions to work in the following areas:

  • Mathematical and Computational Psychology
  • Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Computational Neuroscience
  • Cognitive Robotics
  • Cognitive Development
  • Visual and Auditory Perception
  • Data Science

Positions are dependent on available funding of individual Principal Investigators (PIs). For a listing of current faculty and their research interests, please see: http://www.cogsci.uci.edu/people/faculty.php

Interested candidates can find specific application requirements and the online application for these positions as follows:

These are ongoing recruitments. Applications will be reviewed on a continual basis as positions become available.




We do not have any positions available at this time.





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