Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Summary of Duties:
Post Doctoral Researcher position available in College of Optometry for a project on efficient assessment of visual deficits in low vision. Project combines psychophysics and adaptive testing to address major technological challenges in characterizing residual vision of low vision patients and to identify the core metrics of functional vision. The long-term goal is to establish optimal clinical outcome measures and to improve low vision care in clinical practice. Postdoctoral Researcher will participate in planning, designing and conducting technical and complex research; identifies, compiles, researches and evaluates data sources, background information and/or technology; analyzes and evaluates research data utilizing computers and provides interpretations requiring significant knowledge in area of research; searches literature, utilizing all available resources including electronic regarding new methodology and designs experiments accordingly; contributes to the development of research documentation for publication and prepares technical reports, papers; operates and maintains sophisticated laboratory/scientific equipment.
PhD in Vision Science, Cognitive Science, Psychology, Neuroscience, Computer Science, or related fields and with competence in psychophysics, clinical vision, computer programming, and/or mathematical modeling.
Target Salary: $48,000.00 - $55,000.00 Annually
Job Category: Research
Job Appointment (FTE%):
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