The U.S. Army Research Laboratory has an open post-doctoral research position in audition. Selected researcher will work as a member of the Auditory Research Group at the Human Research and Engineering Directorate, U.S. Army Research Laboratory.
The Human Research and Engineering Directorate (HRED) is the principal center of the U.S. Army Research Laboratory conducting research directed toward optimizing soldier performance and man-machine interactions. The HRED examines human performance in the perceptual, cognitive, and psychomotor domains in order to increase the body of knowledge of human capabilities and limitations, and to assess the impact of emerging technologies on soldier performance. The Auditory Research Group carries out research activities in auditory displays, bone conduction, speech communication, and methods of hearing enhancement. Detailed descriptions of these topic areas can be found at: http://www.orau.org/arlpostdocfellowship/Templates/applicants/HRED/HRED.htm#Auditory%20Displays
The successful applicant should have a doctoral degree in acoustics, psychology, audiology, hearing science, computer science or other related discipline; be a U.S. citizen; and have or be able to obtain a secret security clearance. Familiarity with digital audio and programming expertise in C++, Visual Basic, or Matlab are a plus. Initial contract is for a twelve month period with a stipend up to $60,000 depending on experience. It is expected that the contract will be extended for another twelve-month period.
E-mail inquires may be sent to Tomasz Letowski <trl2@xxxxxxxxxxxx>. Formal applications including a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, and two letters of recommendation should be sent to:
Tomasz Letowski, Ph.D.
U.S. Army Research Laboratory
AMSRD-ARL-HR / B-520
Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21005-5425
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Additional information concerning the ARL Post-doctoral fellowship program administered by Oak Ridge Associated Universities is available at: http://www.orau.org/arlpostdocfellowship/Default.htm
Additional information about the Army Research Laboratory is available at: http://www.arl.army.mil/main/Main/default.htm