Position, Research Assistant in Japanese Studies (human-computer interaction), Freie Universität Berlin

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For details, see: https://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=55220

The Department of History and Cultural Studies at Freie Universität Berlin in conjunction with the European Research Council invites applications for a three-year PhD or postdoctoral scholarship in Japanese studies in the areas of human-computer interaction and robotics (65%-position limited to 3 years, pay scale grouping 13 TV-L FU). The candidate will join a European Research Council-funded project titled, "Emotional Machines: The Technological Transformation of Intimacy in Japan", which explores the impacts of emerging affect-sensing technologies on social relationships as well as on cultural and scientific knowledge of the emotions in the affective sciences.

Website  http://www.geschkult.fu-berlin.de/e/oas/japanologie/forschung/emtech.html

 

Posting date: 07/27/2017.

Closing Date: 08/31/2017