Here we list current openings for positions within the research group. Spontaneous applications relevant to our research areas are always welcome.


PhD position in Philosophy of Memory for 2 years, 25,88 h/w.

The PhD position is part of our interdisciplinary DFG Research Group "Constructing Scenarios of the Past: A New Framework of Episodic Memory" ( The successful candidate will work in the project "Episodic memory traces: Causal, content and epistemic aspects of the link between experience and recall".

  • Project: Project P6
  • Availability: Start of contract will be as soon as possible

The research unit FOR 2812 "Constructing scenarios of the past: A new framework in episodic memory" is a project funded by the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG). The research unit studies the cognitive and neuronal mechanisms underlying scenario construction in episodic memory. We employ and integrate approaches from Philosophy, Psychology, and Experimental and Computational Neuroscience.


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