PhD position in Neuroeconomics/Social and Cognitive Neuroscience

Maastricht University

Applications are invited for a fully funded PhD position (4 years) at the Center for Integrative Neuroscience (CIN) at Maastricht University. The successful applicant will be offered a 4-year fully funded PhD position and work under the supervision of Dr. Dennis Hernaus (Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences), prof. dr. Arno Riedl (Maastricht University – Center of Neuroeconomics) and dr. Federico de Martino (Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience) on an interdisciplinary project investigating how humans make prosocial decisions: decisions that could benefit themselves and others.
Applications should include a curriculum vitae and a motivation letter (max. 1 page). Two letters of academic reference, assessing the applicant’s research potential and personality, should be sent independently by the referees.

Applications should be submitted electronically and all material, including reference letters, be sent to with reference to “CIN PhD position" in the e-mail header.

Applications must be received by 30 June 2021.

Informal inquiries can be sent via email to Dennis Hernaus,