[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Tenure-track robotics positions at Oregon State University

Bill Smart smartw at oregonstate.edu
Tue Nov 10 14:08:36 PST 2015

TL;DR:  Oregon State is hiring in all areas of robotics.  Details at

The Oregon State University Robotics program seeks applications for
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 technology.

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

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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