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Post-doctoral Fellowship in Behavioral Plasticity
Jobs & Postdocs
Posted May 9
JOB DESCRIPTION
 
The Development and Social Interaction Laboratory, Department of Experimental Psychology, University of São Paulo (São Paulo) seeks applicants interested in conducting research on behavioral plasticity for the postdoctoral fellowship. The applicant will join of the team of the Thematic Project "Phenotypic Plasticity of Prick Monkeys (Sapajus genus): research on the effect of distinct ontogenetic trajectories and context-dependent activation" (FAPESP 2014 / 13237-1 process), under the coordination of Profa. Patrícia Izar.
The post-doc will work on the analysis of behavioral data from our video database; the evaluation of inferences based on these data and assistance in the preparation of manuscripts. In addition, the post-doc must be available to assist senior researchers (PIs) on the progress of research sub-projects, including assistance in the training of technical fellows and postgraduate students working in the research project.

APPLICATIONS
Applications must be submitted exclusively by e-mail, and the required documentation must be sent in PDF format to the project coordinator, Profa. Dr. Patrícia Izar (patrizar@usp.br). The starting date for the job is flexible and the position will remain open until the selection of a candidate with the required profile. Initially, the deadline for applications is June 15, 2019. The position is open to Brazilians and foreign researchers.
 
Please check requirements fro application at:
http://www.fapesp.br/oportunidades/plasticidade_fenotipica_de_macacosprego_genero_isapajus_i_investigacao_sobre_o_efeito_de_trajetorias_ontogeneticas_distintas_e_de_ativacao_contextodependente/2861/