Open positions

If you are interested in some of the opportunities below, please email prior to sending a full application ( or 

For enquiries related to third-party funding, please also contact Sarah Beroš (

Post-doctoral positions 

-Stay tuned….

PhD studentships

– Open call for PhD scholarships in the philosophy & neuroscience branch of the GSN (click for link, dead-line Feb 15th 2024).

Research/student assistants

  • Looking for 1-2 Student assistants (native German speakers, fluent in English, and registered students at a Munich University) with one or more of the following skills:
  • Experience with recruitment and scheduling of participants via email
  • Experience with organisation of scientific or science communication events
  • Experience in conducting qualitative research (interviews, short questionnaires) 
  • A BA or beyond in Psychology, Health Communication or Science Communication
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills.

Research project on collective decisions (best fit :pre-doctoral students, or Phd transitioning to postdoc)

  • Benefits : Join and lead the completion of an existing pre-registered report with pilot data already collected. 
  • Opportunity Connected to Publication 
  • Familiarity with Matlab (and/or Python, R)
  • Familiarity with Javascript or the willingness to learn how to code experiments using this language. 
  • Behavioural data processing using standard statistical approaches (e.g., regressions)

Master projects and internships

  • Shared experiences 
  • Deliberation about privacy decisions
  • Utilitarianism in AI ethics  

Bring your own project 

We host PhD or post-doctoral projects that would complement our research environment (funding options DFG, Humboldt, DAAD, EU, etc.).