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Sage Junior Fellow Program

Hiring Organization:
Sage Center for the Study of the Mind, University of California, Santa Barbara

Date Posted:

Position Description:
Three postdoctoral positions will be available beginning on July 1, 2013. The initial appointment is for one year, with a possible extension to a second year.

The SAGE Center Junior Fellowship will foster interdisciplinary research in the study of brain-mind interaction at the postdoctoral level. We are seeking exceptional scholars who will engage in research and participate in teaching graduate-level courses at UCSB. In addition to developing research programs in close collaboration with individual faculty, Junior Fellows will enjoy special privileges, including access to Visiting SAGE Scholars and attendance at regular group meetings to collaborate and share information about the role of psychology, cognitive neuroscience, economics, political science, anthropology, biology, and philosophy on the study of mind. To be eligible for the Junior Fellows program, a candidate must be at an early stage of his or her postdoctoral career.

Proposed research topics must be related to brain-mind interaction. We will strive to create a team based on common interests of the top applicants.

To apply, please send:
1. A complete CV, published article and three letters of recommendation
2. A statement of your research interests and a description of how those interests complement the goals of the SAGE Center.

Letters of recommendation may be sent by applicants or by recommenders. Email the required application materials to; include your last name in the subject line of all correspondence. Alternatively, you or your recommenders may send hard copies to this address:

Michael S. Gazzaniga, Ph.D.
Director, Sage Center for the Study of Mind
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, California 93106-9660

The Department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer.

Minimum qualification: Ph.D. in any field of study as long as the research focuses on the role of these fields in the study of the mind. Evaluation criterion: Potential for interdisciplinary, team-based study in mind-brain interaction.

Term of Appointment:
Available July 1, 2013. Initial appointment for 1 year; can be extended to 2 years.

Application Deadline:
For primary consideration, apply by March 1, 2013, although we will accept applications until the positions are filled.

Contact Information:
John Hajda
Sage Center for the Study of the Mind
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-9660


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