VisionScienceList: POST-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP IN VISUAL PSYCHOPHYSICS/COMPUTATIONAL MODELING

James Elder (jelder@yorku.ca)
Mon, 20 Dec 1999 15:39:45 -0800

POST-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP IN VISUAL PSYCHOPHYSICS/COMPUTATIONAL MODELING
YORK UNIVERSITY CENTRE FOR VISION RESEARCH
TORONTO, CANADA

The York University Centre for Vision Research is seeking a postdoctoral
fellow to participate in an interdisciplinary programme of research in
the psychophysical study and computational modeling of human vision.
The candidate should have a background in visual psychophysics and/or
computational modeling of human vision, and strong programming skills.

Areas of interest for the laboratory include:

Object detection and localization in 2D and 3D
Perceptual organization
Perception of shadows
Shape from texture
Visual attention and eye movements
Applications to telepresence and virtual reality

The salary for this position is competitive and the starting date is
flexible. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
International applications are encouraged.

The York Centre for Vision Research is an interdisciplinary centre
spanning the laboratories of 19 faculty members in the Departments of
Psychology, Computer Science, Biology and Philosophy. Members pursue
fundamental and applied research in visual, vestibular and auditory
perception, eye-movements, computer vision, virtual reality and
robotics. The Centre is very well equipped with advanced graphics
engines, eye- and head-tracking devices, stereo projection systems and
head-mounted displays.

More information about the Laboratory is available at:
http://epiphany.hpl.crestech.ca
More information about the Centre is available at
http://www.yorku.ca/dept/psych/yorkvis/

Applicants should send their c.v. and the names of 3 referees to:

James Elder
Department of Psychology
York University
4700 Keele Street
North York, ON
M3J 1P3

Fax: (416) 736-5814

email: jelder@yorku.ca
www: http://www.yorku.ca/faculty/academic/jelder/

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James H. Elder
Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology
York University
4700 Keele Street
North York, Ontario
Canada M3J 1P3

tel: (416) 736-2100 ext. 66475 fax: (416) 736-5814

email: jelder@yorku.ca