[robotics-worldwide] PDF Position, please forward to interested candidates

Elizabeth Croft ecroft at mech.ubc.ca
Fri Nov 24 08:29:09 PST 2006

Postdoctoral Fellowship Position
Robotics, Trajectory Planning and Visual Servoing

Applications are being sought for a 2-year postdoctoral fellowship in the
University of British Columbia Collaborative Advanced Robotics and
Intelligent Systems Laboratory  - www.mech.ubc.ca/~caris, in Vancouver,

The preferred candidate will have a hands-on background working with robotic
manipulators, controllers and machine vision systems, with a Ph.D in any of
Mechanical/Mechatronics Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Computer
Science or similar.  The successful candidate will join an existing project
on vision guided industrial robot manipulators and will be expected to take
a leadership role in the project, assist in the supervision of graduate and
undergraduate students, and to develop further research opportunities.
Applicants with excellent demonstrated oral and written communications
skills, programming and instrumentation skills, and strong interpersonal and
leadership skills will be preferred. 

Please respond with a letter describing your research interests, a
curriculum vitae, and a list of three references (with telephone numbers and
postal and e-mail addresses) to:

Professor Elizabeth Croft
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of British Columbia
6250 Applied Science Lane, Room 2054
Vancouver, Canada  V6T 1Z4
tel. 604.822.6614
fax. 604.822.2403
email. ecroft at mech.ubc.ca
web. www.mech.ubc.ca/~ecroft  

Emailed applications will be accepted but should have the subject line: PDF
Industrial Robotic Vision.

The University of British Columbia hires on the basis of merit and is
committed to employment equity. All qualified persons are encouraged to

Date Posted:  November 24, 2006.  

-------------------------------------ecroft at mech.ubc.ca---------------------
Elizabeth A. Croft, Ph.D., P.Eng		6250 Applied Sciences Lane
Associate Professor			Vancouver, BC, CANADA  V6T 1Z4
Department of Mechanical Engineering	tel.  (604) 822-6614
University of British Columbia		fax   (604) 822-2403

CARIS Lab www.mech.ubc.ca/~caris
Mechatronics Option www.mech.ubc.ca/~mecha
Mech 2 www.mech.ubc.ca/~mech2
new at ubc www.mech.ubc.ca/~new

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