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Institution: Western University

Position: Postdoctoral Associate in Music Cognition

General Information:

The Don Wright Faculty of Music at Western University invites applications for a two-year postdoctoral position. This position is part of Western’s “Music, Cognition, and the Brain” Initiative, an interdisciplinary initiative that connects music, psychology, neuroscience, audiology, and related fields.


Candidates should have completed a PhD in music or a related field (e.g., psychology or neuroscience, with music-related research interests), within three years of the appointment.

Job Description/Responsibilities:

The Postdoctoral Associate will conduct original research on music and cognition, in collaboration with faculty members and students in the Don Wright Faculty of Music, Western’s Brain and Mind Institute, and the National Centre for Audiology.

Salary Range: unspecified

Items to Send:

Applications should include a letter of interest that discusses academic background, long-term professional goals, a proposed research project, and potential start date; curriculum vitae; and names, addresses, and phone numbers of at least two references. Please submit materials to Jonathan De Souza at

Consideration of applications will begin on January 8, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.

Deadline: open until filled


For further information, please contact Jonathan De Souza at

Other Information:

Benefits include Employment Insurance, Canada Pension Plan, a health care spending account (to cover eye and dental care, prescriptions, etc.), parental leave, and Western’s mentorship and professional development program for postdoctoral scholars, Competitive Edge.

Date Listed: 12/05/2017

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