[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Multiple Faculty Positions (USNA, Annapolis, MD)

Erick Rodriguez-Seda erodriguezseda at gmail.com
Thu Dec 3 08:47:49 PST 2015



The USNA Systems Engineering Department (http://www.usna.edu/WSE/) invites
applications for multiple tenure track faculty positions.  Appointments at
all ranks will be considered, but the preference is for junior faculty at
the rank of Assistant Professor.  These positions may begin as early as
August 2016.

The successful candidate is expected to teach and, eventually, develop
course material; to advise student projects; and to maintain a research
program and a sustained technical publication record.  The Systems
Engineering curriculum (accredited by ABET) is laboratory intensive and
emphasizes design for autonomy.  Class sizes are small and laboratories are



A Ph.D. in electrical, mechanical, or closely related engineering field is
required (anticipated completion of Ph.D. no later than July 2016 is
acceptable). The Department seeks candidates for the Systems Engineering
major that can contribute to broad fields of study including: (1) dynamics
and control, (2) robotics, (3) computer programming, (4) mechatronics, and
(5) embedded computers.


Highly desirable is industrial experience in the new thrust areas of
military technology development: (1) sensor, control, and communications
technologies, (2) SCADA or other Networked Control Systems, and (3)
unmanned vehicles.

Other desirable credentials include technical expertise in the existing
thrust areas of: (1) bioengineering, (2) cyber-physical systems, (3) human
machine interface, and (4) engineering management.


Applications should consist of a cover letter, full CV, teaching and
research statements, and a list of three references.  Application materials
should be sent to Search Committee, c/o Prof. Kiriakos Kiriakidis,
systems-hiring-group at usna.edu.

Applications will be reviewed beginning December 1, 2015 but the position
will remain open until filled.

For more information visit: https://www.usna.edu/WSE/Faculty%20Openings.php

Erick J. Rodríguez-Seda, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Systems Engineering Department
United States Naval Academy
Annapolis, MD 21402
E-mail: rodrigue at usna.edu

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