Research Faculty Positions at the BCBL

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.

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

Deadline September the 13th 2018 at 13:00, CET

Only researchers with a solid research track, senior level and international research experience are considered. Applications from women are especially welcomed.

The applicants must have their PhD completed before 01/01/2010.

The acceptance letter of the host institution is mandatory.

Candidates can only apply to one of the annual Ikerbasque calls, Research Professors or Research Fellows.

For more information, please contact the Director of BCBL, Manuel Carreiras: