[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Faculty Position at the University of California, Los Angeles in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Veronica Santos vjsantos at ucla.edu
Tue Nov 18 22:00:07 PST 2014

The University of California, Los Angeles Mechanical and Aerospace
Engineering Department is accepting applications to fill a full-time tenure
track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. Exceptional
candidates at the Associate or Full Professor level will also be

The position (Tracking #JPF00585) is in 'Distributed Transducers for
Mechanical Systems.' Areas of interest include but are not limited to:
distributed sensing and actuation that empower mechanical systems such as
robots and wearable devices; adaptive transducers capable of changing bulk
or surface properties; transduction network with local intelligence to
reduce the signal bandwidth requirements; and emerging manufacturing
technologies for such transducers.

Applicants must hold a doctoral degree in engineering or a closely related
discipline. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching
undergraduate and graduate courses and for developing a strong externally
sponsored research program. We are interested in outstanding candidates who
are committed to excellence in teaching and scholarship and to a diverse
campus climate. The University of California is an affirmative action/equal
opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration
for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national
origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete
University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy
see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.

Please apply by submitting your materials via our online application site,
https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF00585. Applications will be accepted
online while the submission site is open until June 15, 2015. The
evaluation of applications will be rolling. The first evaluation will be
conducted on applications submitted by January 5, 2015 and interviews of
selected candidates will start thereafter. Do not send hard copies, as they
will not be processed or returned.

Veronica J. Santos, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Director of the UCLA Biomechatronics Laboratory
University of California, Los Angeles
420 Westwood Plaza
Engineering IV, Rm. 37-140
Los Angeles, CA  90095-1597
Office: (310) 825-2125     Fax:  (310) 206-2302

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