Skilled and committed employees are a crucial factor in the success of
Linköping University. And we need more of them. Our core expertise comes from
teachers and researchers, but a successful university requires experienced and
motivated employees in many fields. Everyone is important. We need to recruit
many new employees thanks to, among all, an expansion in our research
activity. We need you here. We look forward to receiving your application!
At the Department of Science and Technology, at the university's Norrköping
campus, we provide education and conduct research in physics and electronics,
communications/logistics and media- and information technology. The department
is recognised for its work in fields including logistics, visualisation and
organic electronics. We combine academic excellence with fruitful
collaboration with the Community.
Read more at https: // liu.se/en/organisation/liu/itn
We are looking for a research assistant in the field of human-automation
collaboration, with air traffic management as the main application area.
Your future work assignments
Your tasks will consist will consist mainly of data collection and
analysis, but also include research communication. Data collection and
analysis can include both qualitative and quantitative data, including
preparation of data for analysis. We use technology such as eye tracking
measurement, estimation scales, video recording. The work may include certain
trips within Sweden, primarily for data collection at air traffic control
centers. As a research assistant, you will work with researchers who plan and
instruct. Research communication is about compiling and editing material.
Your future workplace
You will work at the Department of Media and Information Technology MIT, in
our research group that conducts research in human-automation collaboration.
We carry out a number of projects in the area, for example RESKILL, F AUTO,
UTM CITY, AUTO MON, the Automation Program II. Our research deals with
application domains, and is conducted in collaboration with domain experts
from each application area. In the research group we have informal meetings,
usually every week (even during distance work) to be able to collaborate.
The position applies primarily to studies applied to air traffic management,
in our collaboration with the Air Navitaion Services of Sweden (LFV). This
means that you will work in collaboration with staff at LFV, and to a certain
extent placed at LFV (for example at data collection at the air traffic
We are looking for someone who has basic education in Human Factors, or
equivalent. If you have knowledge / experience of field studies, simulator
studies, eye tracking measurement, qualitative / quantitative analysis, then
it is a merit. It is also a merit if you have experience in the air traffic
management domain (in applying the previously mentioned knowledge/experience
or otherwise); experience in aviation; similar domains. Good knowledge of
written and spoken Swedish and English is a requirement.
Form of employment
Fulltime, limited time for a period of 4,5 month.
August 2021, or by agreement.
Salary and employment benefits
The university applies individual salaries. Please indicate salary demands
in the application.
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Information about union representatives, see Help for applicants.
Apply for the position by clicking the “Apply” button below. Your
application must be received at latest 28 June 2021
Applications and documents received after the date above will not be
Linköping University will continue to develop as an attractive and creative
place of work, characterized by equal terms and actively works for equality
We look forward to receiving your application!
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