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Research Fellow - HCI, Cognitive Modelling & User Studies of Information Seeking

Duties and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will join our inter-disciplinary team (AI/computation and human centred design, cognitive neuroscience, social science) and become a part of the Computer Science department, UCL Interaction Centre , GDI Hub and the World Health Organisation Collaborating Centre on Assistive Technology.

Study design, data collection and analysis to understand Accessible and Assistive Technology (AAT) users’ need, cognitive process and information seeking behaviours. To develop design guidelines, iterative prototyping for online interactive AAT information sharing platforms and tools. The position is funded for 12 months in the first instance.

Report to: Dr. Youngjun Cho

Key Requirements

The successful candidate will be proficient in using human-computer interaction methods, and possibly have experience or interest in frontend implementation (eg. programming for visualisation). Will have a PhD or equivalent professional qualification and a track record of publication at international leading venues.

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22nd September 2022 at 23.59


£37,873 - £45,720 per annum - Grade 7, dependent upon having been awarded a PhD; if this is not the case, initial appointment will be at Research Assistant Grade 6B (salary £33,184 - £34,976 per annum) with payment at Grade 7 being backdated to the date of final submission of the PhD thesis.


Full time



UCL Department / Division

Computer Science

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