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A PhD position is available in the Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Lab ( at the Department of Psychology of the University of Zürich (Switzerland). Please see the attached document for more information on the position. Starting date for the position is December 2017 or later. Application deadline is September 22nd 2017. Salary is according to the regulations of the University of Zurich. 

Potential candidates are supposed to work on a project about the neural mechanisms of perceiving human voices and affective vocalizations in the limbic brain system using single- and multi-cell brain recordings as well as brain lesion methods. 

The University of Zürich provides an excellent research environment at the Department of Psychology ( as well as a multidisciplinary and interactive neuroscientific environment in the Neuroscience Center Zürich ( that also includes research dedicated neural recording facilities. 

Applications and informal inquiries about the position should be sent to Prof. Sascha Frühholz (

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