VisionScienceList: Tenure Track Faculty Position at RIT

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Date: Tue Jun 13 2000 - 11:02:28 PDT

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    Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Imaging Science
    Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science
    Rochester Institute of Technology
    54 Lomb Memorial Drive
    Rochester NY 14623-5604

    Applications are invited for a tenure-track faculty position in the Chester
    F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science (CIS) at the Rochester Institute of
    Technology (RIT) with a focus on color imaging and color science. It is
    expected that the appointment will be made at the Assistant Professor level.

    CIS is a cross-disciplinary academic unit in the College of Science offering
    B.S., and Ph.D. degrees in Imaging Science and M.S. degrees in both Imaging
    Science and Color Science. Ongoing research topics within CIS include remote
    sensing, astronomy data pipelining and instrumentation, color and visual
    science, chemical imaging, and medical ultrasound and magnetic resonance
    imaging. CIS houses the Munsell Color Science Laboratory (MCSL), considered
    one of the worldıs leading university-based laboratories dedicated to a
    broad range of color science research and education. More information on the
    academic and research activities of CIS and MCSL can be found a

    The successful candidate will have research interests and experience in
    psychophysics of imaging and color science. This position will enhance and
    complement activities of the current MCSL faculty who have expertise in the
    areas of colorimetry, color vision, color reproduction, image quality, and
    image rendering. Responsibilities of the position will include teaching at
    both the undergraduate and graduate level. Examples of courses that might
    be taught include Color Perception, Vision & Psychophysics, Color Science
    Seminar, and Color Measurement Laboratory. It is also expected that an
    active research program with significant extramural research funding will be

    Applicants should send a curriculum vita, a list of publications, a
    statement of research interests, and names and addresses of at least three
    references to: Mark D. Fairchild, Director, Munsell Color Science
    Laboratory, Rochester Institute of Technology, 54 Lomb Memorial Drive,
    Rochester NY 14623-5604. Review of applications will begin on July 1, 2000,
    with an appointment date as soon as possible thereafter.

    Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. RIT is an Equal
    Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and especially encourages
    applications from persons able to contribute to the Institute commitment to
    diversity and pluralism.

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