Postdoctoral fellowship – Embodied Cognition learning

    Postdoctoral fellowship - Embodied Cognition learning

    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)


    Overview

    PositionPostdoctoral fellowship
    No. of Position(s)1
    Research Area– Embodied cognition
    – Embodied learning
    SalaryAccording to standard norms
    WorkplaceDepartment of Language and Communication
    University of Southern Denmark (SDU) 
    Denmark
    Contract Period1.5 Years
    Starting dateAug 15, 2021

    Qualifications

    We are seeking a highly motivated person with a Ph.D. in the areas of embodied cognition and/or embodied learning

    Preference

    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. 

    Documents Required

    • Application
    • Curriculum Vitae
    • Certificates/Diplomas
    • 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.

    Note

    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)

    Inquiries

    Associate Professor Sarah Bro Trasmundi
    E-mail: sarbro@sdu.dk

    Official advertisement

    Postdoctoral position in Embodied Cognition and reading

    Post expires at 8:59am on Tuesday May 18th, 2021 (GMT+9)