[robotics-worldwide] Open position for a doctoral researcher at TU München

Alexandra Kirsch kirsch at in.tum.de
Fri Jun 4 06:40:09 PDT 2010

The Intelligent Autonomous Systems Group (Department of Informatics, TU 
München) is looking for a doctoral researcher.

Your Tasks
Embedded into the Intelligent Autonomous Systems Group the junior 
research group "Planning for Adaptive Robot Assistance" develops 
autonomous robots showing flexible, reliable behavior in everyday 
environments, especially in the collaboration with humans. The group is 
supported by the Institute of Advanced Study of TU München and is 
integrated into the cluster of excellence "Cognition for Technical 
Systems", where more than 120 researchers from different disciplines and 
5 renowned research institutes collaborate. Moreover, the group 
cooperates with leading international research groups.

Your duties comprise research activities in the area of modelling human 
and robot actions to enhance the planning behavior of robots cooperating 
with humans.

Your Qualifications
You should have at least a Master's degree in computer science or 
related fields and experience in one or several of the following 
research areas: artificial intelligence, knowledge representation, 
machine learning, model-based programming, human-robot interaction. 
Programming skills and fluency in English are required.

Our Offer
We offer a full-time employment as scientific research staff with the 
option of obtaining a doctoral degree. Part-time employment is generally 
possible. The employment is limited to two years with the possibility of 
extension to four years. The position is to be filled at the earliest 
date possible. Salary will be according to TV-L. TU München aims for a 
higher proportion of women. Therefore, applications from women are 
explicitely appreciated. Severely disabled people will be considered 
preferentially if qualifications are basically equal.

Please send your application until July 31 2010 to
Alexandra Kirsch
Technische Universität München
Institut für Informatik
Intelligente Autonome Systeme (I9)
Boltzmannstr. 3
85748 Garching

or by e-mail to:
kirsch at in.tum.de

For further questions please contact Alexandra Kirsch (+49 89 289 17779, 
kirsch at in.tum.de) or consult our website: 

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