Research Assistant (0.82 FTE – 29 hrs/week)
Vacancy Description
School of Simulation and Visualisation Glasgow Grade 5 (£27,025 - £31,302) per annum (pro rata) Fixed term – 5 MONTHS

The successful applicant will:  
- Carry out software design and implementation within the AFRC Route to Impact funded project - Advanced Virtual Reality Simulations for Dangerous Working Environments and Accident Scenario Training - of an immersive and interactive chemical industry training exercise which will consist of (1) a non-interactive virtual ‘walk through’ tour of the Chemical facilities; and (2) an interactive simulation of critical H&S procedures for the chemical industry     

Refine existing development by implementing an accurate manufacturing procedure in the simulation  

- Design and implement a scaffolding strategy to enhance procedural learning capabilities and Develop an accident scenario  

- Contribute to the research and knowledge transfer profile of the Glasgow School of Art through actively engaging in and supporting its research and knowledge transfer activity  

The work will be conducted under the supervision of Dr. Matthieu Poyade and in collaboration with the University of Strathclyde.  

Download: Job Description

Closing date for submission of completed applications: 7th December 2018   

Interviews for this post will take place week commencing 10th December 2018

For full details and to apply online, please visit: www.gsa.ac.uk/jobs 

The Glasgow School of Art is an equal opportunities employer.

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