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cognition PhD Projects, Programmes & Scholarships

We have 103 cognition PhD Projects, Programmes & Scholarships

PhD Studentship Opportunities in the overall Field of Cognition Research

The Max Planck School of Cognition (MPS-Cog) is a joint graduate program of the Max Planck Society and leading German Universities together with Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Helmholtz Association, and University College London, and is additionally funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). Read more

Cognitive Science PhD

RIT's Cognitive Science Ph.D. provides an interdisciplinary study of the human mind that combines insights from psychology, computer science, linguistics, neuroscience, augmented reality, and philosophy. Read more

Solitary and social bees’ cognition: is there a difference?

Applications are invited for a self-funded PhD project to investigate cognitive skills in solitary and social bees. The supervisors will be Dr Gema Martin-Ordas and Dr Mario Vallejo-Marin (University of Stirling). Read more

PhD Opportunities in Psychology at the University of Winchester

Study for a PhD with our passionate and expert Winchester Psychology team. Located in the historic city of Winchester, often considered one of the most desirable places to live in the UK, the Department of Psychology has grown rapidly in recent years, developing a vibrant, inclusive research culture. Read more

NeuroAI approaches to understanding inter-individual differences in cognition and psychiatric disorders

An important unsolved problem in psychology and neuroscience is. what determines the cognitive differences between individual people? And relatedly, why do some people develop psychiatric disorders while others don’t? One clue may come from the fact that human brain wiring is partially specified by our genomes. Read more

Funded PhD- Understanding environmentally-induced sensory adaptation requirements and their impact on cognition

For most people today, in particular those living in urban areas, the sensory makeup of the environments we encounter in everyday life differs substantially from that of the woodlands and the savannah our sensory systems have evolved in. Read more

The development of flexible cognition in children and adults

The ability to switch flexibly between different rules is a crucial skill that emerges gradually during the preschool and early school years, and underpins many more complex behaviours. Read more

The Effects of Befriending on Cognitive Function

  Research Group: Psychology
Poor social relationships can contribute to cognitive decline [1], and vice versa; cognitive decline may strain social relationships [2] and curtail social engagement [3] and leading to loneliness and social isolation. Read more

Detecting subtle but clinically significant cognitive change in an ageing population

A major challenge facing dementia research is identifying the earliest indicators of clinically-significant cognitive decline. This research project will be linked to the newly established Memory Assessment & Cognitive Ageing Research Unit (MACARU), led by the primary supervisor. Read more

PhD studentship - Human Intracortical Brain-Computer Interfaces for Cognition and Control

Award Summary. 100% of home tuition fees paid and an annual stipend (living expenses) of £18,622. . Overview. Human intracortical brain-computer interfaces (BCIs) use features of single unit recordings from implanted electrode arrays to decode intended behaviours of users and output this through external devices. Read more

Integrative model of inflammation, cognition and brain changes in individuals with psychosis

Additional supervisor. Dr Zia Katshu - Person Specification. Applicants should have a strong background in clinical neuroscience, cognitive neuroscience or neuroimaging, and ideally a background in mental health, advanced multivariate statistical analyses or data science. Read more

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