The successful candidate will perform research in visual analytics projects, lead research activities in the group, and interface with renowned academic research groups in visual analytics around the world. VACCINE is working closely with collaborators including health and public safety departments, medical doctors, US Coast Guard, TSA, computational scientists, researchers in science, engineering, and economics.

The ideal candidate has a Ph.D. with strong research background in visual analytics, geospatial and temporal analysis, statistics, visualization, cognitive science, human computer interaction, computer graphics or a closely related field. Both beginning and senior postdoctoral candidates are encouraged to apply. Excellent oral and written communication skills are mandatory.

Starting date is from Spring 2012.

Applications including a CV and a research statement should be sent to Prof. Dr. David Ebert ( Onsite interviews at IEEE VisWeek 2011 are available for selected candidates.