[Comp-neuro] Postdoc at Edinburgh - Visual navigation in ants
bwebb at inf.ed.ac.uk
Thu Nov 9 15:24:08 CET 2017
A research associate position is available in the Insect Robotics group
in the School of Informatics at the University of Edinburgh to work on
developing experimental and modelling tools as part of the BBSRC funded
project “Visual navigation in ants: from visual ecology to brain”, in
collaboration with the University of Sussex.
Excellent skills in programming are essential and candidates with
experience in developing experimental tools such as visual tracking and
trackballs, in carrying out advanced analysis of experimental data, in
image processing and analysis, will be preferred. Ideally, candidates
would also be familiar with invertebrate brain and behaviour research,
and/or have expertise in modelling of sensory and neural systems.
The post is full time and fixed term for 36 months. The post is available
from 1st January 2018.
Salary: £32,548 - £38,833 per annum
Informal enquiries can be addressed to: Professor Barbara Webb
(b.webb at ed.ac.uk), Principal Investigator of the project.
Further details and the application form can be found at the
University of Edinburgh website:
Closing Date: Wednesday 6th December 2017 at 5pm (GMT).
The University of Edinburgh is a charitable body, registered in
Scotland, with registration number SC005336.
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