[robotics-worldwide] PhD and MSc positions in medical robotics

Karol Miller kmiller at mech.uwa.edu.au
Sun Dec 28 19:27:35 PST 2008

PhD and MSc positions


Intelligent Systems for Medicine Laboratory. School of Mechanical
Engineering. The University of Western Australia


"Medical Robotics"


Applications are invited for PhD and MSc positions in the Intelligent
Systems for Medicine Laboratory, School of Mechanical Engineering, The
University of Western Australia.


The University of Western Australia is a medium-size research-intensive
university located in Perth, on the banks of Swan River, 7 km from the
Indian Ocean beach. 


Perth offers unparalleled living environment at reasonable costs.


Our group comprises a multi-disciplinary research team with projects in the
areas of surgical simulation, medical robotics, medical image registration
and biomechanics. For further project details please consult

or contact Prof. Karol Miller at kmiller at mech.uwa.edu.au .


Three positions, funded through The Australian Research Council and National
Institute of Health (USA) are available immediately. Further funding to
collaborate with ETH Zurich is forthcoming. Candidates with a Bachelor
degree or equivalent in any area of Mathematics, Physics, Engineering,
Computer Science, Neuroscience, Anatomy or other related fields are
encouraged to apply. Experience with image analysis or graphics hardware
would be a distinct advantage.


Approved candidates with First Class Honours or equivalent will receive
tuition fee waiver and scholarships of A$20000 - A$28000, depending on the
choice of the project.


Teaching assistantships are available on top of the scholarship.


Funding is available for three and a half years for PhD candidates and for
two years for MSc candidates.


Interested candidates should send their expressions of interest to:


Karol Miller, Dr habil.


Professor of Applied Mechanics


Director, Intelligent Systems for Medicine Lab.


Deputy Chair of Mechatronics


School of Mechanical Engineering


The University of Western Australia


35 Stirling Highway


Crawley WA 6009, AUSTRALIA


Phone: + (61) 8 6488 8545


Fax:   + (61) 8 6488 1024


Email: kmiller at mech.uwa.edu.au






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