[robotics-worldwide] posting of open faculty postions

Sudeep Sarkar sarkar at cse.usf.edu
Wed Nov 5 20:27:15 PST 2008

Would it be possible to post the following on the list server? We are
trying to research
robotics researchers for the Intelligent Robotics position. Thanks -- Sudeep


Assistant/Associate Professor Positions

The Computer Science and Engineering Department (www.csee.usf.edu) at
the University of South Florida, Tampa invites applications for two
tenure track positions. One position is at the Assistant Professor
level in Intelligent Robotics. The successful candidate will be
expected to collaborate with the rehabilitation robotics group. The
other position is at the Assistant or Associate Professor level in the
Bioinformatics area in conjunction with the University's Diabetes
initiative in collaboration with the Department of Pediatrics
(http://usfpeds.hsc.usf.edu/divisions/biopec/index.htm). The College
and Department strongly encourage cross-disciplinary research.

The University of South Florida is among the nation's top 63 public
research universities, is one of 39 community engaged public
universities as designated by the Carnegie Foundation for the
Advancement of Teaching, and placed among the nation's top 20 "up and
coming universities" in the 2009 U.S. News & World Report annual
college rankings. USF is one of Florida's top three research
universities. The University was awarded $366 million in research
contracts and grants last year. The university offers 219 degree
programs at the undergraduate, graduate, specialist and doctoral
levels, including the MD degree. The Department of Computer Science
and Engineering (http://www.cse.usf.edu) is part of the College of
Engineering, has 22 faculty members, and offers B.S., M.S., and Ph.D.
degrees. The department has an active graduate program serving over 65
doctoral students with 12 PhD graduates during 2007/2008 academic
year. The research program is well supported by federal and state
agencies including DoD, DoE, DoT, NIH, NSF, as well as industry.
Partnerships for inter-disciplinary research exist with the other
research centers within the College and University.

The University has a $1.8 billion annual budget, an annual economic
impact of $3.2 billion, and serves more than 45,000 students on
campuses in Tampa, St. Petersburg, Sarasota-Manatee and Lakeland. USF
is a member of the Big East Athletic Conference.

For full consideration applications must be received by November 21,
2008, though they may be considered until the positions are filled.
The application package should include a cover letter, curriculum
vitae, brief statement outlining research and teaching goals, and the
names and contact information of at least three references. These
application materials are to be submitted online at
http://www.cse.usf.edu/faculty-search/. For questions please send
email to csesearch at cse.usf.edu.The University of South Florida is an
Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity employer. Women and minorities
are strongly encouraged to apply.

Sudeep Sarkar, Professor
Computer Science and Engineering
University of South Florida
4202 E Fowler Ave., ENB 118
Tampa, FL 33620, USA
Phone: 813 974 2113
Email: sarkar at cse.usf.edu

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