Subject: Postdoctoral Position in Montreal From: Caroline Palmer <caroline.palmer@xxxxxxxx> Date: Wed, 6 Jun 2012 16:16:28 -0400 List-Archive:<http://lists.mcgill.ca/scripts/wa.exe?LIST=AUDITORY>
Postdoctoral Position in Analysis of Musician' Movements A 1-year postdoctoral position (renewable for a second year) is available in the labs of Profs. Marcelo M. Wanderley (http://www.idmil.org/) and Caroline Palmer (http://www.mcgill.ca/spl/), McGill University, Montreal. The project, funded by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (Canada), involves research on the measurement, analysis and modeling of musicians' movements while playing acoustic instruments, based on motion capture, force plates, EMG and/or EEG data. These labs are part of Montreal's rich research community in auditory neuroscience, including CIRMMT (www.cirmmt.mcgill.ca/), a research centre on science and technology of music, BRAMS (www.brams.org), an international lab for study of music neuroscience, and CRLMB (www.crlmb.ca), a research centre for speech science. We encourage applicants with doctoral degrees in computer science, psychology, engineering or related fields. Experience with MATLAB and/or programming skills is necessary. Some experience with time series analysis methods is desired. Interested applicants are welcome to contact Marcelo Wanderley in advance. Applicants should send a CV, statement of research interests, a few select reprints or preprints, and contact information for three letters of reference to <marcelo.wanderley@xxxxxxxx>. Applications will be considered immediately and will be accepted until July 06, 2012, with an anticipated start date of September, 2012. Citizens of all countries are eligible.