Research positions
Last updated: 2021.11.26
Current opportunities:
  • NWO PhDs in the Humanities | Deadline 1 December 2021 [pre-selection deadline]
    Interested in doing a PhD at MCG@ILLC? The aim of the PhDs in the Humanities funding instrument is to increase the number of young talented researchers in the humanities, and to facilitate their progression on the academic career ladder. See NWO website for more information. At the ILLC there will be a pre-selection procedure based on a short proposal and cv. More information for internal candidates is available here.

  • Musicality PhD position (4 years, 1.0 fte) | Deadline passed
    Are you looking for a PhD position where you can combine insights from music cognition with cognitive behavioural ecology and cognitive science? If you are excited about doing this kind of research in an interdisciplinary environment, with a team of smart and friendly colleagues, then you may want to join us. Read full research proposal here...
    Detailed information on the PhD position and how to apply can be found here.

  • Musicality Postdoc position (3 years, 1.0 fte) | Deadline passed
    Are you looking for a postdoctoral position where you can combine insights from music cognition with psychometrics and cognitive science? If you are excited about doing this kind of research in an interdisciplinary environment, with a team of smart and friendly colleagues, then you may want to join us. Read full research proposal here...
    Detailed information on the Postdoc position and how to apply can be found here.
Future opportunities:
  • Student-assistent (SA) voor wetenschapscommunicatie-project (0.2 fte, 6 months) | Deadline t.b.a.
    Details will be announced here in the Winter of 2021/22.
  • PhD position at the Faculty of Science (4 years, 1.0 fte) | Deadline t.b.a.
    Details will be announced (here and) on the ILLC website iin the Winter of 2021/22.
  • Gamification expert (1 year, 1.0 fte) | Deadline t.b.a.
    Details will be announced here early 2022.
  • Front End / research engineer (1 year, 1.0 fte) | Deadline t.b.a.
    Details will be announced here early 2022.
  • Back End / research engineer (3 years, 0.5 fte) | Deadline t.b.a.
    Details will be announced here early 2022.
  • Exchange engineer (3 years, 0.5 fte) | Deadline t.b.a.
    Details will be announced here early 2022.
General information:
  1. On doing a PhD at MCG@ILLC, including admission to the PhD programme
  2. On UvA job applications in general
  3. Working at the UvA
  4. Terms of employment

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