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LTCI - Télécom Paris - IP Paris

Post: Assistant/Associate Professor in Human-Computer Interaction for Mixed Reality

Deadline: October 3, 2022

Télécom Paris is recruiting an Assistant/Associate Professor in Human-Computer Interaction for Virtual/Augmented/Mixed Reality.

The successful candidate will lead HCI and/or Visualization research in VR/AR/XR and is expected to develop and reinforce the team’s leadership in these areas and to contribute to the team’s multidisciplinary focus. Candidates should have a track record of high-quality publications in HCI, Visualization, XR, and/or related fields.

Candidates who are experts in other areas of HCI or Visualization will also be considered, depending on their track record. Interested candidates who are in doubt are encouraged to make contact (see contact information below).

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About Télécom Paris and the Institut Polytechnique de Paris

Télécom Paris is a founding school of the Institut Polytechnique de Paris. It is the top-ranked French higher education and research institution in the fields of computer science, engineering and digital technology. It is located in the Paris area and is part of the Institut Polytechnique de Paris, a top-50 ranked institution worldwide for Computer Science & Information Systems.

About the Research Group

Research activities will be conducted in the DIVA (Design, Interaction, Visualisation & Applications) group of the Computer Science & Networking department. The group research activities focus on novel interaction techniques (particularly with respect to large and small-scale devices), VR/AR/XR, information visualisation, digital fabrication & design, and new technologies for teaching.

The candidate will also work in collaboration with faculty in the design, psychology/ergonomics, 3D graphics, and multimedia groups of the LTCI and CNRS I3 research laboratories of Télécom Paris and the broader Institut Polytechnique de Paris community.

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Location:

19, place Marguerite Perey 91120 Palaiseau France

Candidate Requirements

Academic Rank & Career Evolution

The proposed position is a full-time, permanent position (with tenure, “CDI de droit publique”). Depending on level of experience, the successful candidate will obtain the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor title. The latter is given to the candidates having the French habilitation diploma, HDR (Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches) or an equivalent international academic experience.

Activities

  1. Research
  2. Teaching
  3. Influence
  4. Miscellaneous Responsibilities

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Hiring Process

  1. Selected candidates may be invited to give an informal research talk (in-person or remote)
  2. Application deadline: October 3, 2022.
  3. Formal auditions will be held November 7, 2022.
  4. Candidates are expected to start in calendar year 2022.

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To apply

For detailed application information or to apply, refer to the application portal (French version).