The Hybrid Body Lab at Cornell University is seeking an outstanding Postdoctoral Associate to conduct cutting-edge research in the area of on-body user interfaces or digital fabrication. The Postdoc will work closely with Prof. Dr. Cindy-Hsin-Liu Kao, director of the Hybrid Body Lab. In addition, the Postdoc will frequently interact with faculty & researchers in the College of Human Ecology, Computing and Information Science, and the College of Engineering, all based on the Cornell University campus in Ithaca, NY.
Our lab specializes in novel interaction techniques, digital fabrication, and programmable materials as applied to wearable computing. We have a strong research focus and present our work at major conferences of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) and Wearable Computing. The design aspects of our work are often disseminated through exhibitions in top international museums.
Your role will involve:
-Iterative design, prototyping, and evaluation of new user interfaces and fabrication technique
-Publishing research results in top conferences in HCI and Wearable Computing
-Lead ongoing projects while also spearheading new ones based on your unique expertise
-Contribute to writing proposals for applications of external funding
-Supervise graduate and undergraduate students in the lab
-Support undergraduate and graduate teaching related to the lab