[Ieee_vis_open_positions] Funded Ph.D. in Paris : Novel Interaction Models for Multi-surface Visualization

James Eagan james.eagan at telecom-paristech.fr
Fri Jun 13 11:30:13 CEST 2014

Funded Ph.D. Studentship

Novel Interaction Models for Multi-surface Visualization

in the Visualisation & Advanced Interaction group at Télécom ParisTech

We are currently seeking outstanding candidates to pursue a Ph.D. in human-computer interaction and information visualization in the context multi-surface environments.  Multi-surface environments are information-rich interaction spaces that may comprise a wall-sized display interconnected with interactive tabletops, laptops, tablets, and smartphones. The Ph.D. student will explore and develop new models of interaction and associated software infrastructure for the rapid creation of fluid multi-surface applications.  He or she will derive new insights for the use of multi-surface environments in the visual analytics process.

Applicants should have:

a Master’s degree or equivalent in human-computer interaction, computer science, information visualization, or a related discipline.
experience with some or all of the following: mastery of computer science fundamentals and sound development skills; user-centered design; designing information visualizations.
mastery of written and spoken English

About VIA
The VIA Group is a leading HCI research group in France and publishes regularly in top-tier conferences and journals, such as ACM CHI and UIST, and IEEE InfoVis and Computer. Télécom ParisTech is located in Paris’ lively Butte-aux-Cailles neighborhood in the 13th arrondissement. It is a 5–10 minute walk from four different metro lines and numerous cafés and bars.

Interested candidates should contact James Eagan at james.eagan at telecom-paristech.fr.  Be sure to include a cover letter, Curriculum Vitae, and a transcript.

Additional details are available at:

James R. Eagan
Télécom ParisTech

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://listserv.uni-tuebingen.de/pipermail/ieee_vis_open_positions/attachments/20140613/90859249/attachment.html>
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: smime.p7s
Type: application/pkcs7-signature
Size: 4909 bytes
Desc: not available
URL: <http://listserv.uni-tuebingen.de/pipermail/ieee_vis_open_positions/attachments/20140613/90859249/attachment.p7s>

More information about the ieee_vis_open_positions mailing list