[visionlist] Postdoc Position – NMU – Sponsored by Oculus ResearchPosted: April 26, 2017
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A postdoctoral position is available at NMU Perception in Action’s Lab
to participate in an research project involving haptics and
psychophysics sponsored by Oculus Research. The post-doc will work with
Dr M. Ziat at Northern Michigan University investigating the perception
of tactile properties during passive and active explorations. The
post-doc will be primarily responsible of the programming and the design
of psychophysical experiments, participation in data collection and
analysis, preparation and completion of scientific publications. The
successful candidate should hold a Ph.D. in engineering, computer
science, cognitive science, psychology or related areas, should have a
strong quantitative background, expertise in psychophysics, experience
with programming and haptic interfaces. VR experience will be a plus.
The contract will start September 1st and will last 12 months with a
possible renewal for a second year.
Interested candidates should send a CV, a personal statement, a
statement with research interests, and two letters of reference to:
firstname.lastname@example.org, rolling deadline