PhD-position in Cognitive Sciende specialising in Cognitive Zoology!
The studentship is incorporated in the
project "The social intelligence hypothesis and the episodic memory
system", financed by the Swedish research council.
The project involves
studies of the social cognition of ravens and great apes. Focus is on
the role of the episodic memory system in such skill as reciprocal and
indirect altruism. The main empirical work will be conducted on ravens
at Lund University Corvid Cognition Station, but also to some extent at
the department of cognitive biology, and its research station, at Vienna
University. Start September 1st 2015.