Postdoctoral research associate (m/f/d), E13

Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg


May 24, 2022


The cluster of excellence Hearing4all: Medicine, Basic Research and Engineering Solutions for Personalized Hearing Care at the Universität of Oldenburg (in collaboration with Medizinische Hochschule Hannover and Leibniz Universität Hannover) is seeking to fill the position of a

Postdoctoral Research Associate (m/f/d) in the Project:

Characterizing central neural speech processing in normal and hearing impaired listeners using machine learning.

in the Department of Psychology, School of Medicine and Health Sciences.

We are seeking candidates with extensive knowledge in hearing research and machine learning, human neurophysiology measurements (fMRI) and fluency in oral and written English. Candidates are expected to have experience in fMRI research of acoustic speech processing, an academic university degree (PhD or equivalent) in the field of psychology, biology, computer science, physics, engineering, or a related discipline and have shown their ability to perform excellent scientific work, usually demonstrated by a good publication record.

The position is available from 01.11.2022 until 31.10.2025. Payment depends on previous experience (salary according to TV-L E13, 100%).

The University of Oldenburg is dedicated to increasing the percentage of female employees in the field of science. Therefore, female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. In accordance to § 21 Section 3 NHG, female candidates with equal qualifications will be preferentially considered. Applicants with disabilities will be given preference in case of equal qualification. The position is suitable for part-time work.

Please send your application including a cover letter, CV, a list of potential referees, links to recent publications, and copies of certificates for academic grades to Prof. Rieger as an email attachment ( preferred ) in one pdf file to

Alternatively, paper applications can be send to Prof. Dr. Jochem Rieger, Department of Psychology, Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg, 26111 Oldenburg, Germany. Prof. Rieger can be contacted for further questions regarding the position. The application deadline is 24.05.2022.