PhD position at the Department of Biological and Medical Psychology - 17/11976

University of Bergen
October 10 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

There is a vacancy for a PhD position at the Department of Biological and Medical Psychology. The position is for a fixed-term period of four (4) years of which 25 % of the time is for obligatory duties. The position forms part of the basic financing for the Faculty of Psychology and is financed by the University of Bergen.


The position will be part of the project “Effects of music instrument lessons on brain plasticity, mood, and quality of life in Alzheimer patients” (ALMUTH), funded by the Research Council of Norway, with Professor Stefan Kölch as project leader and main supervisor.


The Faculty of Psychology offers professional study programmes for psychologists, is responsible for university tuition in pedagogy for UiB's own staff, contributes to the pedagogical content of teacher training and offers academic degrees within a wide range of studies: child welfare, health promotion work, pedagogics, special education, psychology, work and organisational psychology, and speech and language therapy. The faculty's main focus areas in research are connected with health, education, development-related research and basic research in its widest sense.

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