Postdoc Software Engineering
In this project, you will work on accessibility of programming langauges, tools and techniques for blind and visually impaired children. You will examine …
- Mekelweg, Delft, Zuid-Holland
- Tijdelijk contract / Tijdelijke opdracht
- Uren per week:
- 30 - 32 uur
- € 3238 - € 4084 per maand
In this project, you will work on accessibility of programming langauges, tools and techniques for blind and visually impaired children. You will examine existing tools, adapt them where needed and/or develop new one. You will work in close collaboration with Visio, who runs schools for the blind/vi in the Netherlands and supports blind/vi children in regular education.
A PhD in computer science, or developmental psychology or design studies. Since the project is so broad and multidisciplinary, background is less important than interest in the topic and the willingness to learn.
Candidate must be able to speak Dutch, or very motivated to learn, since we will do experiments with Dutch children.
TU Delft offers a customisable compensation package, a discount for health insurance and sport memberships, and a monthly work costs contribution. Flexible work schedules can be arranged. An International Children’s Centre offers childcare and an international primary school. Dual Career Services offers support to accompanying partners. Salary and benefits are in accordance with the Collective Labour Agreement for Dutch Universities.
To apply, please e-mail a detailed CV along with a letter of application by August 15, 2018 to drs. P.T.M. van den Bergh at HR-EEMCS@tudelft.nl.
When applying for this position, please refer to vacancy number EWI2018-53