[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Robotics faculty position at University of Maryland in Mechanical Engineering

Sarah Bergbreiter sarahb at umd.edu
Tue Oct 21 14:17:10 PDT 2014

 Hi all, The University of Maryland, College Park is recruiting for a new
tenure-track faculty position in ME and we are specifically targeting the
areas of robotics and advanced manufacturing. More information on robotics
at Maryland can be found at http://robotics.umd.edu. I'm happy to field any
questions you might have.

The announcement is below and I look forward to seeing your applications!


The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Maryland,
College Park invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in
areas of advanced manufacturing or robotics. The target start date is
August 2015. It is anticipated that the successful candidate will join the
department at the rank of tenure-track assistant professor. Exceptional
candidates may be considered for a higher rank based on experience and

Candidates should have received or expect to receive their PhD in
Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline prior to employment.
Additionally candidates should be creative and adaptable, and have a high
potential for both research and teaching.

For best consideration, applications should be submitted by December 15,
2014, but the position will remain open until filled. Women and
under-represented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. Please
upload the following documents via the UMD employment website

1)    Cover letter
2)    Curriculum vitae
3)    Research statement,
4)    Teaching statement
5)    Names of four references.

Inquires related to this position may be sent to: mejobs at umd.edu.  The
Department of Mechanical Engineering hosts vibrant education and research
programs and is currently ranked in the top 20 of all mechanical
engineering graduate programs and the top 25 of all the undergraduate
programs within the United States. The Department's faculty members
maintain active research programs, and teach undergraduate and graduate
courses in mechanical engineering and reliability engineering. For further
information about the department, please visit the Department's website:

Sarah Bergbreiter, Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering &
The Institute for Systems Research
University of Maryland, College Park

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