[robotics-worldwide] Tenure-track Position at Oregon State University

Kagan Tumer kagan.tumer at oregonstate.edu
Mon Jan 21 15:08:15 PST 2008


Robotics Position at Oregon State University

The School of Mechanical, Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering 
(MIME) at Oregon State University seeks applications for a tenure-track 
position in the broad area of robotics. The appointment may be made 
either at the Assistant or Associate professor level depending on the 
qualifications of the applicant. Applicants must have earned a PhD in 
Mechanical Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Computer 
Science or related area, and demonstrated the ability to: perform and/or 
direct innovative research in robotics; communicate and teach 
effectively; and attract the necessary funding to sustain an innovative 
research program.

The successful candidate is expected to have a strong research record 
the specific area of robotics, as well as possess broad 
interdisciplinary knowledge in related areas such as dynamics, control, 
vision, mechatronics, and biological systems. There is strong potential 
for collaboration with current faculty on ongoing projects in the School 
(e.g., multi-robot coordination, walking robots, UAVs and understanding 
bat flight) as well as with other groups at Oregon State University 
(e.g., the Artificial Intelligence group in the School of EECS and the 
Design group in MIME). This position offers the unique opportunity to 
not only lead and participate in exciting research, but also to help 
shape the direction of robotics research at Oregon State University.

To review posting and apply, go to http://oregonstate.edu/jobs  (posting 
number 0001823). For full consideration, apply by February 29, 2008.
OSU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and has a policy 
of being responsive to dual-career needs.


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Kagan Tumer                 Email: kagan.tumer at oregonstate.edu
Associate Professor         URL  : http://engr.oregonstate.edu/~ktumer
Oregon State University     Voice: (541) 737-9899
Dept. of Mechanical Engr    Fax  : (541) 737-2600
Office: 426 Rogers Hall     Mail : 204 Rogers Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331



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