Lab Manager Position @ Causal Cognition Lab (CEU Vienna)

The Causal Cognition Lab at Central European University in Vienna,
Austria under PI Dr. Jonathan F. Kominsky is looking for a full-time lab
manager to start August 1. Here is the text from the official job
posting (which can be found here.

Duties and responsibilities:

The successful candidate will assist researchers in the department with
their research activities, which consist of experimental psychology
research on human cognition, specifically concepts and reasoning. The
successful candidate will assist in the planning, implementation, and
execution of cognitive psychology research studies with adult and child
participants both in the lab and online, prepare research materials in
German and English, maintain lab space and equipment, and manage various
administrative tasks such as scheduling, tracking the lab budget, and
maintaining compliance with human behavioral research ethics protocols.

High level of fluency in both English and German.
A degree in cognitive science or psychology (MA/MS preferred, candidates
with relevant experience and a BA/BS will also be considered).
Research experience in Cognitive Science or Psychology.
Strong organizational and time management skills.
A commitment to maintaining high professional standards in research.
A positive and cooperative attitude.
The ability to work as a member of a highly motivated team.
An appreciation of working in a culturally diverse environment.

Preferred but not required:
Some familiarity with programming, particularly Python, JavaScript,
MatLab, and/or R.

The annual gross salary starts at 40,000 EUR. The actual final salary
might be higher depending on the seniority and level of expertise of the
selected candidates.

Application instructions can be found on the CEU jobs site here.


  • Paid job
  • Professional development
  • Research
  • Post-graduation