[robotics-worldwide] Tenure Track Robotics Position at Rutgers University, Dept of CS

Dimitri Metaxas dnm at cs.rutgers.edu
Fri Oct 21 07:48:48 PDT 2011


We have a tenure track Robotics position at Rutgers, Dept of CS and at 
all levels starting Sept 2012.

Please see the details per the ad below

Best regards

Dimitris Metaxas

TENURE TRACK FACULTY POSITION At RUTGERS CS DEPARTMENT

IN ROBOTICS

The Rutgers University Department of Computer Science and the Center for 
Computational Biomedicine, Imaging and Modeling (CBIM) seeks applicants 
at in robotics, for a tenure-track faculty position starting September 
2012.  We're particularly interested in synergy with CBIM and thus we're 
excited about receiving applications primarily in areas related to 
multimodal sensing, decision making under uncertainty, planning, 
learning and novel designs for collaborative robots, social robots, 
network-based robotics, underwater autonomous robots and heterogeneous 
swarms of robots.  Rutgers University offers an exciting and 
multidisciplinary research environment and encourages collaborations 
between Computer Science and other disciplines.

Applicants for this research/teaching position must, at minimum, be in 
the process of completing a dissertation in Computer Science or a 
closely related field, and should show evidence ofexceptional research 
promise, potential for developing an externally funded research program, 
and commitment to quality advising and teaching at the graduate and 
undergraduate levels. Hired candidates who have not defended their Ph.D. 
by September 2012 will be hired at the rank of Instructor, and must 
complete the Ph.D. by December 31, 2012 to be eligible for tenure-track 
title retroactive to start date. Senior applicants at the Associate or 
Full Professor level will need to have demonstrated significant funding, 
scholarship, collaborative, and leadership abilities.

Applicants should go to http://www.cs.rutgers.edu/employment/ 
<Http://www.cs.rutgers.edu/employment/>and submit their curriculum 
vitae, a research statement addressing both past work and future plans 
and a teaching statement along with three letters of recommendation.If 
electronic submission is not possible, hard copies of the application 
materials may be sent to:

Professor Dimitris Metaxas, Hiring Chair
Computer Science Department
Rutgers University
110 Frelinghuysen Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854

Applications should be received by January 31st, 2012 for full 
consideration.

Rutgers subscribes to the value of academic diversity and encourages 
applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and 
backgrounds. Females, minorities, dual-career couples, and persons with 
disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Rutgers is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.



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