A new call for applications is open for a three-year early-stage researcher position on Gender and vocal alignment in speakers and robots, hosted by Furhat Robotics, with PhD enrollment at Aix-Marseille University. Deadline for submission of applications: 31 July 2020. More information here.
We are delighted to congratulate Prof. Dr. Dr. Friedemann Pulvermüller for receving an European Research Council (ERC) Advanced Grant. The project MatCo (Material Constraints Enabling Human Cognition) led by Prof Pulvermüller at the Freie Universität Berlin will use novel insights from human neurobiology translated into mathematically exact computational models to find new answers to long-standing...
The deadline for the submission of applications is extended to 15 April 2020, 5 pm GMT!
The COBRA kick-off meeting has taken place at Aix-Marseille University on 13-14 February 2020. The partners have gathered for the official launch of the project, and a two-day round of discussions focused on the management of the project, the workpackages, the forthcoming recruitment of early-stage researchers, and the project’s first training event to be held...
The call for applications is now OPEN! 15 early-stage researcher positions available in the framework of the COBRA Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network. Join us in this exciting European project on conversational brains! Extended deadline for submissions: 15 April 2020
Thinking about doing your PhD abroad and looking for funding? Curious about research beyond the horizon of traditional academic institutions? Then the Marie Skłodowska-Curie PhD fellowship for Early Stage Researchers (ESR) in Europe might be just the right fit for you. https://www.thephdlab.com/marie-sklodowska-curie-phd-fellowship/
The COBRA kick-off meeting will take place in Aix-en-Provence from 13 to 14 February 2020. One major topic of the meeting will concern the call for applications for 15 early-stage researcher fellowships that will open in 2020.
COBRA was represented at the H2020 MSCA ITN Coordinators Info Day at the European Commission in Brussels, on 22 November 2019. Plenty of useful information gathered, 70 days prior to the official start of the project!
COBRA is proud to sponsor the Young Female Researchers in Speech Workshop (YFRSW), a workshop for women undergraduate and masters students who are currently working in speech science and technology. The workshop is to be held at Interspeech 2019 in Graz, Austria on September 14, 2019.
Lina Rojas-Barahona, from Orange Labs, gave an invited talk at the laboratoire Parole et Langage at Aix-Marseille University on 22 May 2019, in the framework of a workshop on dialog systems co-organized by the LPL and the Aix-Marseille Institute for Language, Communication, and the Brain. Dr Rojas is the Orange Scientist-in-Charge for COBRA. A full...