Research Associate position in Google-funded Virtual Reality research project

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Research Associate opening in our Google-funded virtual field trips research project in collaboration with UK's Field Studies Council. The position involves conducting research on a Google-funded Virtual Reality Research project. The focus of this project is to investigate the pedagogical and usability effectiveness of virtual reality (VR)-based virtual field trips - Google Expeditions (GEs) - in fieldwork in subjects such as biology and geography that have a long tradition of physical fieldwork. 

The details of the position are here: http://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/ANJ829/research-associate-in-human-computer-interaction-and-education-research/

or on The Open University's website: http://www3.open.ac.uk/employment/job-details.asp?id=9177

The last date for receiving the applications is noon of 5 May 2016.