Postdoc in Korea and France - Executive Function testing in Virtual Reality (18 months)

Description

The context is an ongoing collaboration between Hanyang University, University of Nantes, Nantes University Hospital, and Hanyang University Hospital on the use of VR environments for the testing of executive functions in VR. Several VR environments are currently being built and will soon be available.

The candidate will participate in the definition of several experimental evaluations of the VR environment(s) in Korea and France, conduct experiments, analyze the resulting quantitative and qualitative data. and publish with the team members.

Dates

Max 6 months in Seoul, no later than 2020.

Max 12 months in Nantes, no later than 2021.

Environment

Seoul (South Korea): The postdoctoral researcher will work at Hanyang University at the center of Seoul. It is the best start-up university in South Korea. It is surrounded by the most vibrant and innovative information and communication tech-companies in the heart of Seoul.

Nantes (France): The postdoctoral researcher will work at the new Halle 6 West Nantes University building on the Island of Nantes. Nantes is a vibrant city close to the beautiful Atlantic coast of South Brittany. It has been named the 2019 European Capital of Innovation.

Benefits

South Korea: Net monthly salary > 2000€, depending on experience.

France: Net monthly salary > 2000€, depending on experience.

Supervision

Pr. Gyu Hyun Kwon / Pr. Yannick Prié

Candidate:

PhD in Computer Science, Cognitive Science, Psychology.

Strong interest for immersive technologies and experience in formal evaluation.

Autonomy, good written and oral communication skills.

Contact

Send CV + motivation + references to yannick.prie@univ-nantes.fr and ghkwon@hanyang.ac.kr

Applications will be considered until the position is filled.