[robotics-worldwide] Faculty and Postdoctoral Researchers for Robotics Institute from Khalifa University (Abu Dhabi - UAE)

Jorge Manuel Miranda Dias jorge.dias at kustar.ac.ae
Sun Jun 23 22:57:57 PDT 2013

Khalifa University Employment

Faculty and Postdoctoral Researchers in Robotics

The Khalifa University Robotics Institute (KURI) has a number of job opportunities, at both Faculty and Postdoctoral level, in the general area of robotics. These positions offer the opportunity to join a vibrant and expanding robotics research group (http://www.kustar.ac.ae/research/ra/kuri/robotics_institute.aspx).  Candidates with experience in (i) Aerial Robotics (UAVs) (ii) Marine Robotics (ROVs and AUVs) (iii) Ground vehicles (UGVs), (iv) Robots for Manufacturing and (v) Medical Robotics will be particularly welcome although applicants with experience in all areas of robotics will be considered.

Khalifa University

Khalifa University (KU) of Science, Technology and Research is a new, multi-cultural, co-educational institution supported by the government of Emirate of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (http://www.kustar.ac.ae/).

Degrees are offered at Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral levels in the main Engineering disciplines, including Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, and Biomedical Engineering. KUSTAR has a grand vision to be recognized as one of the leading universities in the world. It is committed to attracting, developing and retaining a diverse workforce that strengthens the University's leadership in research and education.

Highly competitive, tax free, salary and benefits will be offered to successful candidates.

Main Duties:

The successful candidates will join the Faculty of Engineering at KU and pursue research in Robotics. They will have the opportunity to initiate and lead projects and work in interdisciplinary teams.  They will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Engineering and perform administrative work.

Required Qualifications:

Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree (or equivalent) and a proven ability to do excellent scientific research in Robotics, as evidenced by their publications.  For faculty positions, candidates should have demonstrated potential for quality teaching.

Please apply your CV, including a list of publications, and motivation letter at (http://www.kustar.ac.ae/) in the option "Careers".

For more information please contact to Dr. Jorge Dias ,  jorge.dias at kustar.ac.ae ,  +971(0)2 501 8556
Dr. Jorge Manuel Miranda Dias
Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
Khalifa University of Science, Technology & Research (KUSTAR)
P.O. Box: 127788, Abu Dhabi, UAE
T : +971-(0)2-5018556
F : +971-(0)2-4472442
E : jorge.dias at kustar.ac.ae

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