Postdoc in Quality of Life (technologies)

  • Listing number: PD-2018
  • Publication date: April 13, 2018
  • Employer: University of Geneva
  • Workplace: Carouge GE
  • Start: Upon Agreement
  • Employment: 100%

The Quality of Life technologies (QoL) lab at the Institute of Services Science is looking for a motivated post-doc candidate, with background in psychology, sociology or other/related disciplines – who would like to contribute to developing the QoL lab beyond its current computer-science focus.

***Starting by Arrangement*** Duration: 1 year (to start of).

Post-doc topic will be self-defined and related to research on Quality of Life assessment and improvement for healthy populations – while leveraging current lab expertise in mobile communication and computing technologies.

The candidate ideally shall have a strong background in qualitative research methods (quantitative is a plus) being applied in the natural daily life environments of the study participants (i.e., “in situ”).

NOTE: EU/Swiss nationality (and/or Swiss permit) required due to the funding constraints.

Please send CV, publications list and a list of 3 names and contact details for references. When applying please provide an abstract of your research project (max. 1 page) – precise your interest in the area of Quality of Life technologies, as well as what research questions/methods you would propose.