[robotics-worldwide] Application deadline: Nov. 30, 2012 (Tenure-track faculty position in Mechatronics - University of Toronto)

Yu Sun sun at mie.utoronto.ca
Fri Nov 2 09:29:11 PDT 2012

The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering invites applications
for a tenure-track faculty position in Mechatronics. Please be reminded that
application deadline will be Nov. 30, 2012. 






Yu Sun | Professor, P.Eng.

Canada Research Chair in Micro and Nano Engineering Systems

McLean Senior Faculty Fellow at UofT 

Director, University Nanofabrication Center 


Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering 

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering  

Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering | University of Toronto

5 King's College Rd.| Toronto | Ontario | M5S 3G8  | Office: MC419

Tel 416.946.0549 | Fax 416.978.7753

sun at mie.utoronto.ca | http://amnl.mie.utoronto.ca (group web site)


Tenure-Track Position in Mechatronics 


Established in 1827, the University of Toronto (U of T) is Canada's largest
university, recognized as a global leader in research and teaching. U of T's
distinguished faculty, institutional record of groundbreaking scholarship
and wealth of innovative academic opportunities continually attract
outstanding students and academics from around the world. The Department of
Mechanical and Industrial Engineering is home to the top Mechanical and
Industrial Engineering program in Canada. We foster a world-class
environment that excels in teaching, learning, and research for our
undergraduate and graduate programs. 


The Department currently invites applications for a tenure-track appointment
at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor with a specialization in
mechatronics. Fields of interest include, but are not limited to, medical
and biomedical systems, biomechatronics, dynamic systems and controls. The
successful candidate will show leadership and innovation in research and


Applicants must have a doctoral degree in engineering (or a related
discipline), an outstanding academic and research record (including refereed
publications), and effective teaching ability. Applicants should also have
an undergraduate degree in mechanical or electrical engineering (or a
related discipline), and be eligible for registration as a Professional


Duties will include undergraduate and graduate teaching, research, and
departmental service. Salary is commensurate with qualifications. A
competitive research start-up funding package will be provided. The start
date is approximately July 1, 2013. Applicants should include in their
responses: a detailed curriculum vitae (please indicate if you are a
Canadian citizen or permanent resident); a clear statement of specific
teaching and research interests; and the names of three persons able to
provide references in support of their application.


The closing date for all applications to be received is November 30, 2012.
We strongly encourage you to submit your application online at
www.jobs.utoronto.ca/faculty , Job#.1200841.


If you are unable to apply online, please submit your application to: 


Professor J. W. Zu, Chair

Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

University of Toronto

5 King's College Road

Toronto, ON  M5S 3G8 


E-mail: chair at mie.utoronto.ca


For more information on the University of Toronto, and the Department of
Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, please visit: http://www.utoronto.ca
<http://www.utoronto.ca/>   http://www.mie.utoronto.ca


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