PhD position at BCBL

The Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (MINECO) has published the call for PhD Students 2017. The application period is from 3rd to 18th October 2017 at 15:00h.

The call offers up to 1 PhD Student position to join the following MINECO Research Funded Projects:
PSI2016-76443-P- METAWARE – Brain mechanisms for human working memory and metacognition across different states of awareness– PI Prof. David Soto

Key words: Consciousness, visual awareness, non-conscious processes, metacognition, working memory, selective attention

The offered position comprises a 4-year contract as PhD students.

Individuals interested in the PhD position should have:
– a strong theoretical and methodological background in cognitive neuroscience or experimental psychology.
– a strong level of written and spoken English.
– strong computational skills (preferably in Python).

Research experience with neuroimaging techniques (fMRI, M/EEG) will be an asset. Possession of a Master degree in Experimental Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience or any other related area is highly recommended and will be positively valued.

For more information:
– BCBL website:
– MINECO website:
– Official call text:
– Contact point at the BCBL (for registration, submission and doubts): Ana Fernández (