IUSS Pavia / San Raffaele University Milan
5 positions available
A call for *5 three-year PhD positions* is available for the PhD Program in *Cognitive Neuroscience and Philosophy of MInd* promoted by a consortium between the Institute of Advanced Studies (IUSS) in Pavia and Vita-Salute San Raffaele University in Milan, and directed by prof. Andrea Moro.
The major research areas are neurophilosophy and cognitive neurosciences, with a particular attention to linguistics and the philosophy of language and mind. Projects can be submitted in many areas for which the interplay between philosophical thought and scientific and experimental inquiry is relevant. Examples of specific research topics and a complete description of the program can be found at: http://www.unisr.it/view.asp?id=7477
Positions are open for students with a degree in several areas, e.g. philosophy, psychology, linguistics, biology, medicine, information technologies, economics. Personal colloquia, seminars, and PhD activities in general will be held in English.
*5* positions are available, *three* of which will be covered by an institutional grant
Deadline for application is: *October 31, 2013*.
All instructions for application, including links to the application forms and an extract of the official call in English, are available at: http://www.iusspavia.it/eng/dott.php?id=15&sez=1.