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Job opportunity

Hi all,

I am passing along this job notice for Prof. Jeremy Cooperstock, a
colleague at McGill.  Please reply directly to him (email address at
end), rather than to me.

Albert S. Bregman, Emeritus Professor
Psychology Department, McGill University
1205 Doctor Penfield Avenue
Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1B1.
Office:  Phone: (514) 398-6103, Fax: (514) 398-4896


The Shared Reality Lab at McGill University
(http://www.cim.mcgill.ca/sre/) is a highly dynamic group of
approximately 20 students, post-docs, and research professionals,
involved in a wide variety of research topics spanning immersive
multimodal environments, high-fidelity communications, signal
processing, medical and musical training technologies, and vision
therapy.  We are hiring a technical lab manager to coordinate a number
of our activities and, depending on the applicant's background, also
to contribute as a researcher to relevant projects.

The successful applicant will have a strong technical background and
some experience with project management and reporting.  An
enthusiastic, friendly personality and excellent communication skills
in English, both written and spoken, are imperative.  French
proficiency is an asset.  Duties will include:

Project Management:
- Prepare, track, and maintain realistic task lists to ensure that
projects meet their deliverables
- Create budget and project reporting documentation
- Develop and maintain the lab's external and internal web pages
- Assist with the preparation of grant proposals

- Maintenance and troubleshooting of computers (primarily Ubuntu and
Windows) and other lab equipment
- Research and coordinate equipment purchases
- Maintain an efficient organization of special-purpose lab equipment

Research (dependent on background and skills):
- Participate in ongoing research projects
- Help design and implement software or hardware prototypes
- Help plan and carry out experiments with human participants
- Assist in the preparation and editing of academic papers

Salary range $35k - $60k based on qualifications.

To apply, please submit a cover letter and your CV to Professor Jeremy
Cooperstock at sre-jobs@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx