Post Doctoral Fellow at Clemson University: Virtual Reality Systems

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Post Doctoral Fellow at Clemson University: Virtual Reality Systems

Fluor EIB 216 S. Palmetto Blvd. Clemson, SC 29634
Open Date:
Oct 7, 2019

Human-Systems Integration Laboratory at Clemson University invites applications for a post-doctoral researcher beginning in January 2020. We seek a passionate individual who will contribute to the growing research in virtual and augmented reality-based (VR/AR) technology to support collaborative work. The research involves both fundamental and applied research on VR/AR interfaces and interaction techniques, as well as empirical studies of how specific interface choices impact usability. The position is a fixed term for three years. The candidate will work with a highly skilled interdisciplinary team of outstanding experts from MIT and University of Arizona on an externally funded research project. Resposibilities: Plan and execute cutting-edge research to advance VR/AR user interfaces. Build virtual- and augmented-reality based interfaces using Unity 3D Collaborate with other researchers, subject matter experts and software and hardware engineers to develop studies and concepts that advance the broader set of group projects. Publish research results in top-tier journals and at leading international conferences.


A PhD degree in computer science, human factors engineering, human-computer interaction, human-centered computing or related field. 2 plus years of experience of Unity3D software development (C#) experience. Experience with qualitative and quantitative research methods to analyze user research data. Candidates must have a strong level of spoken and written English and must be able to work both independently and in a team in a multidisciplinary environment.

Application Instructions:

To apply, interested applicants should submit a letter of application, statements of research, a curriculum vitae, at least three letters of recommendation, and up to 3 selected publications on Clemson University’s job portal. Application screening will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. For full consideration please provide application materials by November 30,2019 however the position will remain open until filled.

Questions can be directed to Dr. Kapil Chalil Madathil ([email protected]).




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Posted: 10/9/2019
Application Due: 7/1/2021
Work Type: Full Time