Postgraduate Research Scholarship in The Investigation of Tactile-visual Interactions

Applicants are invited to apply for a PhD position in psychology at The University of Sydney, Australia. The funds for this fellowship are available for two years. The deadline to apply is December 07, 2018.

Postgraduate Research Scholarship in the Investigation of Tactile-Visual Interactions

An opportunity is available for an outstanding Masters by Research scholar in the investigation of tactile-visual interactions within the School of Psychology in the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney.

Applicants must have an unconditional offer of admission for full-time studies in a Masters by Research within the Faculty of Science at the University of Sydney, and be willing to undertake research in the field of visual ambiguity in paradigms.

Applicants must also hold an Honours degree (First Class or Second Class upper) in neuroscience or a Master’s degree in a related field with a substantial research component, or equivalent.

Applicants must also demonstrate their ability to conduct experiments in neuroscience and experimental psychology. Applicants must also have at least 1 years' experience as research assistant.

Applicants must also have experience with eye-tracking and pupillometry using EyeLink and ASL systems is essential, as is some knowledge of FSL for fMRI analysis.

Applicants with programming experience using PsychoPy, Linux, E-Prime and MATLAB is preferred.

The successful applicant will be awarded the Scholarship on the nomination of the relevant research supervisor(s) in the School of Psychology.

The Scholarship will provide an annual stipend allowance of $30,000 per annum (fixed rate) for up to two years, subject to satisfactory academic performance. No Extension is allowed.

Academic course fees and the Student Services Amenities fee are also provided for a successful international applicant, for 8 research periods, subject to satisfactory academic performance.

Progression is subject to passing the annual progress review.

For further information please contact Professor David Alais in the School of Psychology:


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