Research Senior Faculty positions

August 28, 2012. The Basque Center on Cognition Brain and Language (San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain) offers SENIOR research staff positions in several areas: language acquisition, production, multilingualism, neurodegeneration of language, language and learning disorders, neurocognition of language and advanced methods for cognitive neuroscience.

The Center promotes a rich research environment without teaching obligations. It provides access to the most advanced behavioral and neuroimaging techniques, including 3 Tesla MRI, a whole-head MEG system, four ERP labs, a NIRS lab, a baby lab including eyetracker, two eyetracking labs, and several well-equipped behavioral labs.  There are excellent technical support staff and research personnel (PhD and postdoctoral students). The senior positions are permanent appointments. Successful candidates will typically have credentials comparable to those for a tenured faculty position.

We are looking for cognitive neuroscientists or experimental psychologists with a background in psycholinguistics and/or neighboring cognitive neuroscience areas, and physicists and/or engineers with MRI expertise.

Individuals interested in undertaking research in the fields described in (research) should apply through the Ikerbasque web page (

Deadline September 30th, 2012.

Candidates should have a strong publication track record.

For further information about the positions, please contact Manuel Carreiras (