2022 Elsevier/VSS Young Investigator Award – Dobromir (Doby) Rahnev

The Vision Sciences Society is honored to present Dobromir (Doby) Rahnev with the 2022 Elsevier/VSS Young Investigator Award. The Elsevier/VSS Young Investigator Award, sponsored by Vision Research, is given to an early-career vision scientist who has made outstanding contributions to the field. The nature of this work can be fundamental, clinical, or applied. The award selection […]

2022 Awards Session

We are pleased to honor our awardees at the VSS 2022 awards session. Davida Teller Award  Lynne Kiorpes Professor of Neural Science and Psychology, New York University Congratulations to Lynne Kiorpes, the 2022 recipient of the Davida Teller Award.   Ken Nakayama Medal for Excellence in Vision Science Norma Graham Centennial Professor of Psychology, Columbia […]

Open Science Workshop on Preregistration

Organizers: Sabrina Hansmann-Roth, University of Lille; Björn Jörges, York University Moderator: Sabrina Hansmann-Roth, University of LilleSpeakers: William Ngiam, University of Chicago; Janna Wennberg, UC San Diego Preregistration has been proposed as a tool to accelerate scientific advancement by making scientific results more robust, more reproducible, and more replicable. In this workshop, we will briefly go […]

Open Science Workshop on Preregistration

Organizers: Sabrina Hansmann-Roth, University of Lille; Björn Jörges, York UniversityModerator: Sabrina Hansmann-Roth, University of LilleSpeakers: William Ngiam, University of Chicago; Janna Wennberg, UC San Diego Preregistration has been proposed as a tool to accelerate scientific advancement by making scientific results more robust, more reproducible, and more replicable. In this workshop, we will briefly go over […]

Accessibility in Vision Science: A Roundtable Discussion

Organizers: Takuma Morimoto, University of Oxford; Doug Addleman, Dartmouth CollegeModerator: Doug Addleman, Dartmouth CollegeSpeakers: Blaire Dube, The Ohio State University; Masataka Sawayama, Inria Bordeaux Sud Ouest; Yueh-Hsun (Walter) Wu, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Promoting diversity and inclusion is a key consideration in building a strong scientific community. This year’s event will focus on accessibility […]

VSS Celebrating Diversity Event!

The VSS conference brings together vision scientists from all over the globe with a diverse array of life experiences, including many who have overcome significant challenges of all types to participate in vision science. The event will offer opportunities for you to gather with those who share your background and life experiences, as well as […]

2022 Davida Teller Award – Lynne Kiorpes

The Vision Sciences Society is honored to present Dr. Lynne Kiorpes with the 2022 Davida Teller Award VSS established the Davida Teller Award in 2013. Davida was an exceptional scientist, mentor and colleague, who for many years led the field of visual development. The award is therefore given to an outstanding female vision scientist in […]

Non-Academic Careers Panel

Organizers: Geoffrey Boynton, University of Washington and Ruth Rosenholtz, MITModerator: Ruth Rosenholtz, MITSpeakers: Andrew Watson, Apple; James Hillis, Oculus; Eric Seemiller, Wright Patterson Air Force; Peter April, VPixx Technologies; Oliver Flynn, FDA So you have a PhD in vision science – now what? What opportunities are available outside of academia? What are the advantages and […]

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