We are seeking a candidate with a Master’s degree for a three-year, full-time position as a Ph.D. student at the Department of Behavioral Science, Oslo Metropolitan University, Norway.
The research for the Ph.D. degree will be conducted under the mentorship of Dr. Katarzyna Chawarska at the Yale School of Medicine Child Study Center in New Haven, USA and Dr. Svein Eikeseth at the Oslo Metropolitan University in Oslo, Norway.
The Ph.D. student will join an interdisciplinary research team consisting of experts in developmental science and psychopathology at the Social Affective Neuroscience of Autism Program and will be involved in prospective studies of infants at risk for Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) as well as toddlers and preschoolers with ASD.
The student will be expected to complete three 10 ECTS Courses (Research Ethics and Professional Standards, Research Methods, and one elective course) at the Oslo Metropolitan University in Norway and to complete a research project and write a dissertation for the PhD degree.
The research will focus on the development and implementation of novel tasks for identifying discriminant and stratification biomarkers in ASD in young children with ASD using eye-tracking methods.
It is important to OsloMet to reflect the population of our region, and all qualified candidates are welcome to apply. We actively work to further develop OsloMet as an inclusive workplace and to adapt the workplace when required. You are welcome to apply for a position with us if you have experienced periods where you have not been in work, education or training.
The salary for the position is in accordance with the pay scale for Norwegian state employees, job title and position code. State salary wage scale 491 200,- NOK per year (equivalent to approximately $ 56,000 per year).
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Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. The application must state your reasons for applying to the project and what makes you particularly qualified to carry out this PhD work.
Deadline for applications: November 3rd. 2021
|Title||Doctoral Fellowship in Psychopathology: Identifying Early Biomarkers in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)|
|Employer||OsloMet – Oslo Metropolitan University|
|Job location||Pilestredet 46, 0130 Oslo|
|Published||September 9, 2021|
|Application deadline||November 3, 2021|
|Job types||PhD  |
|Fields||Statistics,   Neuroscience,   Psychiatry & Psychology  |