VisionScienceList: Post-doc; Image science; University of Derby UK

From: Lindsay W. MacDonald (
Date: Tue Feb 08 2000 - 02:45:42 PST

Post-doctoral Fellow for 3-year Research Contract
Colour & Imaging Institute, University of Derby, UK

Applications are now being accepted for a post-doctoral
position to be filled within the next six months, preferably
by April, 2000. This arises from a recently awarded UK
Government research grant (AHRB) for a new project to
investigate the use of digital photography and image processing
for archival pictures of historical stained glass windows.

Candidates should have a PhD in a relevant discipline, ideally
with knowledge of photography, illumination, colour science,
image processing and quality assessment techniques. If no
suitable post-doctoral researcher can be found, a good
Masters graduate will be considered

The Colour & Imaging Institute is Europe's leading research
centre for colour science and image engineering. The staff
have strong expertise in vision science, colour measurement,
colour modelling, image processing, image quality assessment
and psychophysics. Research facilities include a suite of
laboratories and experimental rooms, with a wide range of
colour measuring instruments and colour imaging devices.
Numerous collaborative projects are underway with leading
international companies. More information about the Colour &
Imaging Institute can be found at

The appointment will be three years in length. Salary will be
on the standard UK RA1 scale, in the range 13K - 20K
pounds, based on years of experience. Applications from
women and international students are encouraged.
The application should include: 1) a letter of intent which
includes your research experience, interests and goals;
2) a curriculum vitae; 3) reprints of relevant published work;
4) three letters of reference; and 5) transcripts of higher
education and GRE scores if available.

For informal enquiries or to request further particulars please
contact Professor Lindsay MacDonald at the address below.

Lindsay W. MacDonald CEng FBCS FIEE FRSA
Professor of Multimedia Imaging
Colour & Imaging Institute, University of Derby
Kingsway House, Derby DE22 3HL, England UK
Tel +44 1332 593105 Fax +44 1332 622218

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