[vslist] Doctoral Studies in Psychology

derrick.parkhurst derrick at hcvl.vrac.iastate.edu
Mon Dec 13 12:32:00 GMT 2004

Human and Computer Vision Laboratory
Iowa State University -- Ames, Iowa 

 We are actively recruiting and seeking to support talented and motivated 
students wishing to undertake graduate studies leading to a Ph.D. in 

 We are looking for applicants with interest in studying the mechanisms 
of visual attention and the guidance of human eye movements in natural 
scenes, tasks and environments. Ongoing research in the lab utilizes 
behavioral methodologies, computational modeling and exploratory 
data analysis. Applicants with experience in any of the following areas 
will be preferred: human vision, eye movement control, psychophysics, 
computational modeling, computer vision, image processing.

 Applicants must hold a bachelors degree in a field such as Psychology or 
a closely related field. The successful candidate will be a highly  
motivated individual with a keen interest in conducting either basic 
or applied research. Candidates should possess strong computer skills 
including the ability to program in C, C++ or a similar language. 

Application information is available at: 
Applications for the 2005-2006 year are due January 5th, 2005. 

All full-time students are eligible for competitive financial support 
that fully covers tuition, stipends, health insurance, and travel 
to research conferences. 

Derrick Parkhurst, PhD
Assistant Professor
The Department of Psychology and
The Human Computer Interaction Program
Iowa State University
Ames, Iowa, 50011
derrick.parkhurst at hcvl.hci.iastate.edu
(office) 2624b Howe Hall  515-294-4549
(lab)    2624  Howe Hall  515-294-4922

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