[robotics-worldwide] Postdoc in HRI at USC
mataric at usc.edu
Tue May 4 16:21:34 PDT 2010
Postdoc position available in Human-Robot Interaction at USC
The USC Interaction Lab (http://robotics.usc.edu/interaction), part of
the USC Center for Robotics and Embedded Systems (http://cres.usc.edu)
is seeking a highly qualified postdoctoral researcher in the area of
human-robot interaction (HRI). The work will focus on HRI for
socially assistive robotics and involve algorithm development, robot
control implementation, and system evaluation with human subjects.
The experience will include working with undergraduate, MS and PhD
students, and with interdisciplinary faculty collaborators.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a field clearly
related to the research area above. Strong experimental background is
Qualified applicants should provide the following materials:
1) cover letter briefly describing your background (including
information about PhD institution, dissertation, and abstract) and
2) date of availability to start the postdoc
4) names and contact information for at least three references
including the PhD advisor,
5) link to a research web site.
These documents should be submitted as a single PDF attachment to
Prof. Maja Mataric (http://robotics.usc.edu/~maja) at: mataric at usc.edu
with the email subject line: POSTDOC CANDIDATE
The position is open immediately (5/14/10) and is guaranteed for a
year from the start date, with a possible second year extension.
USC an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and applications
from women and underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged.
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