Embodied Cognition learning – Postdoctoral fellowship position is embedded in the externally-funded research project: “How do University College Students Read? : A Cognitive Video-Ethnographic Study”, in the Department of Language and Communication, University of Southern Denmark (SDU), Denmark
Deadline to Apply
May 17, 2021 (23: 59 GMT +1)
|No. of Position(s)||1|
|Research Area||– Embodied cognition|
– Embodied learning
|Salary||According to standard norms|
|Workplace||Department of Language and Communication|
University of Southern Denmark (SDU)
|Contract Period||1.5 Years|
|Starting date||Aug 15, 2021|
We are seeking a highly motivated person with a Ph.D. in the areas of embodied cognition and/or embodied learning
The applicant must have experience with empirical work and should be able to engage with theories of cognition (and language) within an ecological, embodied framework. The data would primarily be Danish and, thus, a knowledge of Danish is essential. The postdoctoral researcher would be expected to explore authentic reading video-data from an embodied cognitive perspective
Responsibilities/ Job Description
The position is embedded in the externally-funded research project: “How do University College Students Read?: A Cognitive Video-Ethnographic Study”. This project investigates students’ natural reading practices (in print or digitally) and is methodological and theoretically multidisciplinary. It uses cognitive video-ethnography, interviews, and interaction-analysis within a radical embodied, ecological framework.
How to Apply?
Applications should be sent electronically via the link “apply online” and the Faculty expects applicants to read the information “How to apply” before applying.
- Curriculum Vitae
- Information on previous teaching experience, please attach as Teaching portfolio
- List of publications indicating the publications attached
- Up to 3 of the most relevant publications. Please attach one pdf-file for each publication. For any publication with a co-author, a co-author statement must be submitted as part of the pdf-file.
Employment as Postdoc is temporary (max. 4 years). Employment stops automatically by the end of the period. The successful applicant will be employed in accordance with the Protocol on PhD Research Fellow signed by the Danish Ministry of Finance and AC (the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations)
Associate Professor Sarah Bro Trasmundi
Post expires at 8:59am on Tuesday May 18th, 2021 (GMT+9)