[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Fully funded PhD position at Monash University

Surya Girinatha Nurzaman surya.nurzaman at monash.edu
Fri Jul 10 01:12:54 PDT 2015


Fully Funded PhD Position @ Monash University, Sunway Campus

 A fully-funded PhD position is open in Monash University, Sunway Campus,
in the area of robotics and dynamical systems. We are particularly
interested in candidates who have experiences and interests in one or more
of the following topics: Bio-inspired robotics, Soft robotics,
Morphological computation, Robot locomotion and Vibration Dynamics.
Excellent skills in MATLAB, Simmechanics and mechatronics are highly

The candidates must meet the minimum admission requirements (academic and
English language proficiency) for the relevant higher degree. In general,
this is equivalent to a high distinction average (H1 or First Class Honors)
from a recognized university.

The successful candidate will perform his research in the School of
Engineering, Sunway Campus (Malaysia), in collaboration with the
Biologically Inspired Robotics Laboratory, University of Cambridge (UK).

Monash University is Australia's largest university, ranked among the top
100 universities in the world, with campuses in Australia, Malaysia, South
Africa, and international centers in the People's Republic of China, Italy
and India. The Sunway Campus is located 30 minutes south of Kuala Lumpur,
Malaysia, one of Asia’s most exciting and culturally diverse capital
cities. It continues to grow rapidly and currently has more than 6700
students representing around 70 nationalities, and 700 staffs.

Please refer to the following links for further information about:

- Admission criteria:

- English language proficiency:

- School of Engineering, Sunway Campus (Malaysia):

Once a suitable candidate is found, the application will be closed.

To apply, please send your cover letter and CV to: surya.nurzaman at monash.edu

Looking forward to your applications!


Surya G. Nurzaman, Ph.D.


Mechanical Engineering Discipline

School of Engineering, Sunway Campus

Monash University

Tel/Fax: +60-3-55159641 / +60-3-55146207

surya.nurzaman at monash.edu

Affiliated Researcher

Bio-inspired Robotics Laboratory

University of Cambridge
Trumpington Street CB2 1PZ, Cambridge UK

sgn26 at cam.ac.uk

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