European Summer School on Eye Movements – Call for Participation

Ulrich Ettinger posted on the Eye-movement mailing list the following invitation to the European Summer School on Eye Movements:

The European Summer School on Eye Movements (ESSEM), funded by the 
VolkswagenStiftung and organised by Ulrich Ettinger (Bonn) and 
Christoph Klein (Freiburg/Bangor), will be held at the Department 
of Psychology of the University of Bonn, Germany, 9th to 13th 
September 2013.

ESSEM brings together internationally renowned researchers to teach 
students in the theories, neural bases, experimental designs and 
statistical analysis of eye movements studies in clinical settings 
(psychiatry and neurology), ergonomics and marketing research.

We are pleased to now invite applications from students and 
researchers at the PhD/MD or early post-doctoral level. Financial 
support is available for participants’ travel and accommodation 
expenses. The course fee is €200 and includes catering (lunch, 
coffee) throughout the summer school.

Participants are expected to present a poster of a study they have 
carried out (not necessarily involving oculographic methods) on the 
first day of ESSEM.

To apply, please send a cover letter with brief personal statement 
on why you wish to attend ESSEM, your current CV and the abstract 
for your poster presentation to The deadline 
for applications is 31st May 2013.

Further information can be found at

Best wishes,
Ulrich Ettinger (
Christoph Klein (