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whwarren37
04-21-2004, 07:48 AM
POST-DOC IN VISUAL NAVIGATION
BROWN UNIVERSITY

A post-doctoral Research Associate position in Visual Navigation is
available in the Department of Cognitive and Linguistic Sciences
beginning July 1, 2004. The NSF-funded project directed by Drs. William
Warren and Michael Tarr studies active navigation strategies in humans
using a state-of-the-art ambulatory virtual reality laboratory (the
VENLab). The research investigates the geometry of spatial knowledge
and how it is integrated with visual landmarks and path integration
during learning in novel environments. Duties include managing the
VENLab and coordinating experimental research. Candidates should have a
background in human perception or spatial cognition, expertise in
computer graphics programming (Open GL, C++), and strong technical
skills. Ph.D. must be completed before starting, and the position is
renewable for up to 2 years. Send vita, brief statement of research
interests, and 3 letters of reference to Dr. William H. Warren,
Navigation Search, Dept. of Cognitive & Linguistic Sciences, Brown
University, Providence, RI 02912 USA, or to
Bill_Warren@brown.edu. Applications will be reviewed until the position
is filled. More information can be found at
http://www.cog.brown.edu/Research/ven_lab/. Brown University is an
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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