Human-Computer Interaction
Philosophy meets Human-Computer Interaction
In October 2019 Prof. Dr. Marc Erich Latoschik (HCI) and Dr. Diego D'Angelo (Philosophy) presented their findings on perception and reality in two short lectures in the Toscanasaal of Würzburg's Residence. A panel discussion with many good questions from the audience rounded off the event!
Best Paper Runner-Up at ICMI‘19
This year's joint contribution of the HCI chair and the Psychological Ergonomics chair 'Paint that object yellow: Multimodal Interaction to Enhance Creativity During Design Tasks in VR' was awarded as Best Paper Runner-Up. Congratulations to Erik, Sara, Chris, Jean-Luc, and Marc!
Prof. Latoschik @ Frankenschau
The public TV channel (BR Fernsehen) reports in their regional program (Frankenschau) on the strategy 'BAYERN DIGITAL' by means of which six billion euros will flow until 2022. Prof. Latoschik represents two of the beneficiaries of the Bavarian strategy: Würzburg's artificial intelligence (AI) and extended reality (XR) research.
Multimodal Interaction Course Results of SS 2019
The semester comes to an end and we are happy to present the results of the Multimodal Interaction course.
XR Hub Unterfranken
The Bavarian Ministry of Digital Affairs is creating a competence centers for key technologies in the field of eXtended Reality, called 'XR Hubs', that will network small and medium-sized companies in Bavaria and support them in technology transfer. In addition to a central hub in Munich, 500,000 € per year are invested in regional hubs. The XR Hub Lower Franconia will cooperate with the HCI chair Würzburg.
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Open Positions

Research assistant/PhD/postgraduate position for 2 years (TVL E13 100%)
The HCI-group has an open position for a research assistant/PhD candidate/postgraduate in the area of XR (Virtual, Mixed, and Augmented Reality)
Student Worker for the Embodiment Lab
We have an open position for a motivated student in our Embodiment Lab.
Student Worker for the XRoads Project
We have an open position for a motivated student that is willing to contribute in the XRoads Project.
Student Workers for the ViLeArn Project
We are looking for student workers to help develop and investigate situated virtual learning environments
Open Research and PhD Position (TVL E13 50%)
The HCI-group has an open position for a research assistant (and PhD candidate) in the general area of interactive systems and related research projects, e.g., VR, AR, avatars, or multimodal interfaces.
Student Worker for the ILAST project
We have an open position for a motivated student employee in a very interesting VR project!


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