Indian Institute of Technology Bombay is a public technical and research university located in Powai, Mumbai, India. IIT Bombay was founded in 1958. In 1961, the Parliament decreed IITs as Institutes of National Importance.
Applications are invited for the post of Research Associate at IIT Bombay.
Linguistic activation and bi-directional reading: An eyetracker and electroencephalogram Investigation
About the Project
Typically orthographies are consistent in terms of in which direction they are read, i.e. either from left-to-right or right-to-left. However, some orthography are bidirectional, meaning that certain parts of the text, such as numerals in Urdu, are read against the default reading direction.
Therefore, the current proposed study is an attempt to see nature of cognitive resources and neural underpinning of reading urdu where reader has to read right to left in case of text reading and right to left for reading numerals.
Essential Qualifications & Experience
Ph.D in Psychology, Knowledge of Urdu, and EEG is desirable.
Designing an experiment, Collecting data, Analyses and writing report.
Rs.47000 + 24% HRA (if applicable) p.m.
How to Apply?
Interested applicants can apply for the post through this link.
Oct 15, 2020
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