[visionlist] Post-doc in Visual Cognition at UC DavisPosted: April 16, 2017
Post-doc in Visual Cognition at UC Davis
A post-doctoral position is available in John Henderson’s Visual Cognition Lab at UC Davis. The lab investigates issues related to real-world scene perception, scene
understanding, and scene memory. The position is available immediately with flexible start date.
The Visual Cognition Lab is located at the Center for Mind and Brain,
a large and vibrant community of faculty, post-docs, and graduate students. Post-docs in the lab also interact with the Department of Psychology,
the Visual Cognition Research Group, the Language,
Cognition and Brain Sciences group, the Imaging Research Center,
and the Center for Neuroscience. The bicycle-friendly town of Davis is in an ideal location between San Francisco and Sacramento, with easy access
to wine country (Napa and Sonoma Valleys), the Northern California coast, the Sierra Nevada Mountains, and Lake Tahoe.
Candidates with a PhD in Psychology or a related field and research experience in visual cognition are welcome to apply. Experience with eyetracking and/or EEG/ERP is
preferred but not required. Funding is guaranteed for one year with potential for renewal. Candidates eligible to apply for funding through the NIH or other US funding agencies will be encouraged to do so; this typically requires US citizenship or permanent
resident status. Salary will be at UC Davis post-doctoral rates and commensurate with experience.
Potential candidates should start with an introductory email to John Henderson (johnhenderson AT ucdavis DOT edu). Formal applications
will include CV, publication list, brief statement of research interests, and three letters of reference. Applications will be assessed as they arrive. Full ad and updates can be found here: http://ift.tt/1BKhJSl
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to
race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status. UC Davis is committed to maintaining an atmosphere that is free from all forms of discrimination, harassment, exploitation, and