Reference : UMR5229-CATCRO-007
Workplace : BRON
Date of publication : Tuesday, November 22, 2022
Type of Contract : FTC Scientist
Contract Period : 23 months
Expected date of employment : 1 February 2023
Proportion of work : Full time
Remuneration : Between 4003€ et 4353€ gross monthly, depending on experience.
Desired level of education : PhD
Experience required : 5 to 10 years
The successful candidate is expected to be a senior member of the team, able to contribute theoretically and analytically to the goals of the lab.
Examination of social behaviors and vocalizations of primates, especially great apes, collecting and processing data, complex statistical analyzes by R, writing publications, coordination with collaborating teams, and mentoring of more junior members of the laboratory.
Must be have excellent theoretical knowledge of ultimate and proximate drivers of primate sociality and vocal communication, including theories relating to evolution of language and relevant brain pathways. Must have excellent computational knowledge of relevant statistical approaches and handling of large multi-sourced datasets. Mentoring skills of more junior lab members is a strong advantage.
The successful candidate will be part of and work within the Ape Social Mind Lab at UMR 5229 and will report to P.I. Catherine Crockford, and assist in the supervision of the junior members of the group.
Constraints and risks
Some work will be in remote field sites.
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