[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Multiple Faculty Openings at Oregon State University

Bill Smart smartw at oregonstate.edu
Tue Dec 8 17:14:54 PST 2015

TL;DR:  Oregon State is hiring in all areas of robotics, and has multiple
positions open.  Details at

The Oregon State University Robotics program seeks applications for
multiple full-­time faculty positions to support our M.S. and Ph.D.
programs in Robotics. All areas of robotics will be considered.
Appointments are anticipated at the Assistant Professor rank, but
exceptionally strong candidates may be considered at the rank of Associate
Professor or Professor. The successful candidates will have office and
laboratory space physically located with the existing Robotics group, and
will have an administrative home most appropriate to their area of
expertise within the College of Engineering.  As a Land/Sea/Air/Space grant
institution, with strong ties to oceanography and the NOAA fleet, as well
as hosting an FAA UAV test site, there are many opportunities to
collaborate across disciplines and utilize Robotics as an enabling

Candidates should hold a Ph.D. in a robotics­ related discipline by the start
of employment, and have a demonstrated record of scholarship. We particularly
welcome candidates with a proven record of working with robots in real
environments.  Duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses,
conducting research, securing research funding, and service.  Candidates
should show evidence of strong research promise, potential for developing
an externally-funded research program, and commitment to quality advising
and teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels.  Applicants who are
women or under­represented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Oregon State University is located in Corvallis, a college town renowned for
its high quality of life. For full consideration, apply online by Feb 15,
2016 with a letter of interest; vita; two-page statement of research interests;
one-page statement of teaching interests; one-page statement of philosophy
toward equity, inclusion and diversity; and names and contact information
for at least three references.

More information, including a complete position description is available at

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