[visionlist] Research Assistant opening at Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute, San Francisco

Preeti Verghese preeti at ski.org
Mon Aug 21 01:57:14 -04 2023

The Verghese Lab at the Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute in San Francisco is seeking a motivated and organized individual to program visual displays, conduct experimental research, analyze data, and run comparisons to model predictions. We study human vision and eye-hand coordination in healthy participants as well as those with clinical conditions such as amblyopia (lazy eye) and macular degeneration (AMD). Good problem-solving skills, documentation skills, meticulous attention to details and the ability to work with participants are highly desirable.
Areas of Responsibility

  *    Program experiments (using MATLAB or Python) and interface with eye trackers and motion trackers
  *   Analyze behavioral, eye movement and hand movement data
  *    Program virtual reality experiments in Unity
  *   Test participants

  *   Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/Engineering, Psychology or Neuroscience
  *   Proficiency in MATLAB or Python programming
Desirable Qualifications:

  *   Experience with data analysis and visualization (R, Python, or similar)
  *   Experience interfacing data acquisition systems
This is a full-time position and is eligible for full benefits.  We offer a professional work environment, competitive pay and comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance coverage, pension plan, and vacation/sick/holiday pay. For more information, or to apply please send a cover letter and your CV to preeti at ski.org<mailto:preeti at ski.org>

Preeti Verghese, PhD
Senior Scientist
Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute
San Francisco CA 94115

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