Postdoctoral Position

The Privacy Lab has a postdoc position available in collaboration with the IU Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory to study decision making related to photo sharing on social media. https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/6591

Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences (PBS) and
School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering (SICE)
Indiana University Bloomington

Applications are invited for an interdisciplinary postdoctoral position studying decision making related to photo sharing on social media. This position is sponsored jointly by the Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory (http://www.indiana.edu/~dcnlab/index.html) and the Privacy Lab (https://private.sice.indiana.edu) at Indiana University. The research will involve large MTurk studies as well as laboratory research focused on behavioral, eye tracking, and physiological measures of decision making in the context of photo sharing.

The fellow will join a dynamic and interdisciplinary team of cognitive and computer scientists at Indiana University and will work with Bennett I. Bertenthal and Apu Kapadia. The department of Psychological & Brain Sciences in the College of Arts & Sciences is among the leading psychology departments in the U.S. and includes a large number of faculty, postdocs, and grad students in cognitive as well as neuroscience. IU SICE is first of its kind and among the largest in the country, with more than 125 full-time faculty and more than 1000 graduate students. The School has received public recognition as a “top-ten program to watch” (Computerworld) thanks to its excellence and leadership in academic programs, interdisciplinary research, placement, and outreach. Indiana University Bloomington is located in the wooded rolling hills of southern Indiana, 50 miles south of Indianapolis, renowned for its top-ranked music school, performing and fine arts, historic campus, cycling traditions, active lifestyle, and natural beauty. Bloomington is a culturally thriving college town with a moderate cost of living.

Appointment Type: The initial position is for 1 year, renewable for up to 2 additional years based on performance and availability of funds.

For more information, and to apply, please visit the following link:
https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/6591