[robotics-worldwide] Last Call: Faculty Positions- Robotics and Control, Oregon State University

Jonathan Hurst jonathan.hurst at oregonstate.edu
Mon Jan 9 10:56:40 PST 2012

Dear Colleagues,

Last Call: The Oregon State Mechanical Engineering department is
currently evaluating applications for two new robotics faculty
positions, but will accept new applications until January 31st.

These new faculty members will help us build a "Cluster of Excellence"
in Robotics at Oregon State, with five faculty members forming the
core robotics group, and collaborators in several departments with
related research topics.

Join us, and help build a world-class robotics research and education
program at Oregon State!

Jonathan Hurst

On Thu, Aug 18, 2011 at 3:00 PM, Jonathan Hurst
<jonathan.hurst at oregonstate.edu> wrote:
> School of Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering
> Oregon State University
> The School of Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering at
> Oregon State University invites applications for multiple tenure-track
> faculty positions in the broad areas of Robotics and Control of
> Autonomous Systems. The appointment will nominally be made at the
> Assistant Professor level, though appointments at the Associate or
> Full Professor level will be considered depending on the
> qualifications of the applicant.  Preference will be given to
> candidates with strong research and teaching experience in the areas
> of robot locomotion, autonomous robots, robot dynamics, robotic
> manipulation, multi-robot control, non-linear/adaptive control, and
> learning-based control. The successful candidate is expected to
> initiate new funded research as well as expand, complement, and
> collaborate with existing research programs in the school and college.
> Applicants must hold a doctorate in a relevant field. Candidates for
> tenure-track positions should have a demonstrated ability or
> significant potential for leading and collaborating in innovative
> research, attracting the necessary funding to sustain a vigorous
> research program, and excellent teaching. Good verbal and written
> communication skills are a prerequisite. Salary and start-up packages
> will be commensurate with experience.  Oregon State University has a
> strong institutional commitment to the principle of diversity. The
> College of Engineering ranks high nationally in terms of the
> percentage of women faculty. The University has an institution-wide
> commitment to diversity and
> multiculturalism, and provides a welcoming atmosphere with unique
> professional opportunities for leaders from underrepresented groups.
> View the full position announcement at https://jobs.oregonstate.edu/
> (posting 0007798).  Apply online with a letter of interest; vita; a
> two-page statement of research interests; a one-page statement of
> teaching interests; and names and contact information for four
> references.
> For questions regarding submission of your application package, please
> contact Ms. Phyllis Helvie at (541) 737-5237 or
> phyllis.helvie at oregonstate.edu, School of Mechanical, Industrial, and
> Manufacturing Engineering, 204, Rogers Hall, Corvallis, OR
> 97331.  For full consideration, please apply by January 31, 2012.

Jonathan W. Hurst
Assistant Professor
School of Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering
Oregon State University
204 Rogers Hall
Corvallis, OR 97331-6001

jonathan.hurst at oregonstate.edu
Voice: (541) 737-7010
Fax: (541) 737-2600

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