[visionlist] Postdoctoral Research Associate in Active Virtual Real-World Colour Vision

Paul Warren Paul.Warren at manchester.ac.uk
Wed Mar 8 06:03:13 -04 2023

[Apologies for cross-posting]

*Postdoctoral Research Associate in Active Virtual Real-World
Colour Vision*

Applications are invited for a three-year postdoctoral research
opportunity in "Active Virtual Real-World Colour Vision" at the
University of Manchester, UK. The project is funded by the Leverhulme
Trust and is led by David Foster in the Department of Electrical and
Electronic Engineering and Paul Warren in the Division of Psychology,
Communication & Human Neuroscience. The aim of the project is to test
limits on real-world colour perception by individuals free to observe
and move while immersed in realistic, natural 3D environments.

The project is due to start April 2023 or as soon as possible
thereafter. Salary will be £34,308 to £42,155 per annum, depending on

Applicants should have a PhD or equivalent in a relevant discipline
and experience with vision research, especially in psychophysics,
colour vision, coding for computer-controlled displays, and image
processing. They should also have good organizational skills,
professional competence with English, and a record of peer-reviewed
publication. Familiarity with virtual reality systems would be an

Further details about the project, the role of the appointee and the
skills required are available here
Informal enquiries may be made to either Paul Warren
<Paul.Warren at manchester.ac.uk<mailto:Paul.Warren at manchester.ac.uk>> or David Foster
<d.h.foster at manchester.ac.uk<mailto:d.h.foster at manchester.ac.uk>>.

Closing date for applications is 20 March 2023

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