Postdoc Position in Social Networks/Loneliness in Early Adulthood at Linköping University

September 30, 2021

We are now inviting applications for a postdoctoral position at the Center for Social and Affective Neuroscience (CSAN), Linköping University, Sweden. The successful applicant will be mainly working on a project relating to social networks and loneliness in late adolescence/early adulthood. Specifically, the project will investigate social adjustments occurring when transitioning from a high school to a university. The project will focus on the general population and utilise multiple different data collection methods including ecological momentary assessment, fMRI and fEMG. 

The applicant doesn’t need to be an expert in all of these methods, but they should preferably have experience in at least one of the above and be willing to learn the other ones. Strong statistical skills and experience in data analysis using R, Python, or Matlab are desirable. The successful candidate will have the ability to adapt the focus of the project to suit their own interests.

Duration: 2 years (salaried position)
Starting date: as soon as possible
Application deadline: October 1, 2021
Working language: English
Location: The Embodied Brain Lab (, located in the Center for Social and Affective Neuroscience ( at Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden

The full job ad, including instructions on how to apply, is available at  

Interested candidates can also contact India Morrison ( or Juulia Suvilehto ( for more information.

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