Post-Doc Position Opening

Job Description

We are seeking applicants for a 3-year postdoctoral researcher to join our NSF-funded project examining the impact of eye morphology on gaze perception in monkeys and apes. The start date is flexible but the position could begin as early as January 2020. The project is led by Dr. Jessica Yorzinski (Texas A&M University; College Station, TX) and Dr. Steve Schapiro (MD Anderson; Bastrop, TX).



Applicants should possess a strong understanding of basic principles of primate behavior, ecology, evolution, and/or vision. The ideal candidate will have experience with captive primates, animal training, eye-tracking methodology, and/or visual system modeling as well as strong coding skills.



Please send a cover letter (including a brief discussion of relevant experiences as well as when you are available to start), CV, and contact information for three references to Dr. Jessica Yorzinski ( Review of applications will begin immediately and continue on a rolling basis.

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