[robotics-worldwide] Job opening: - ARCAA, Australia

Luis Mejias Alvarez luis.mejias at qut.edu.au
Thu Mar 25 00:01:07 PDT 2010

The Australian Research Centre for Aerospace Automation (ARCAA) at the 
School of Engineering Systems at Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Brisbane, 
Australia announces a postdoctoral position in the area of Computer Vision, 
Signal Processing and Robotics.

ARCAA is an inter-departmental research centre established in 
2005 as joint venture between the Commonwealth Scientific and 
Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) and QUT.  
The main research areas are automation system for 
aerospace for everyday tasks in everyday environments.

Learn more about ARCAA


Qualification and skills

Applicants should have a PhD degree in a subject relevant for the research, such as 
Computer Science, Control Systems, Applied Mathematics, Artificial Intelligence or 
Machine Learning. Candidates are also expected to have good programming skills.

To address its varied work, ARCAA aims to employ a diversity 
of talent and thus welcomes applicants who will add to the 
variety of the University, especially as concerns its gender structure.

Specific duties may include, but not limited to

* Participation in signal processing and control research related to aspects of a 
   vision based airborne collision warning system (this position is funded under an
   Australian Research Council linkage project grant).
* Assume responsibility for a particular sub-project of the research but also work with
   other researchers and industry partners.
* Participate in the preparation of research publications, 
   reports, articles (and research proposals as appropriate).
* Assist in the supervision of research students working 
   on the relevant projects.
* Be able to work harmoniously in a multidisciplinary research environment.


Form of employment: Fixed-term position, up to two years.
Start date: According to agreement.
Salary: $72 617 to $86 241 pa (Level B) plus 17% superannuation
The position is mainly a research position.


Applications via email to:
    luis.mejias at qut.edu.au

Write reference in the email subject. (CV, etc should be sent as an 
attachment preferably pdf-files.)

Alternatively applications by ordinary post to be sent to:

Australian Research Centre for Aerospace Automation
     22-24 Boronia Rd. Eagle Farm. 
            QLD 4009  Australia

An application should include the following information/documents:
1.- CV
2.- List of publications
2.- Copies of PhD diploma and PhD thesis
3.- Names and contact details of three reference persons
4.- Any other relevant material that the applicant would like to be
    taken into account.

Queries concerning the project content can be directed to:

Name email:   luis.mejias at qut.edu.au

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