[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Robotics Faculty Positions at Northeastern University

Taskin Padir tpadir at ece.neu.edu
Sun Nov 22 10:11:52 PST 2015


The College of Computer and Information Science and The College of
Engineering at Northeastern University invite applications for multiple
open positions in robotics at all levels. We seek exceptional candidates in
all areas of robotics including but not limited to:

 - Sensing, computer vision and information processing for robotics
 - Learning and adaptation applied to robotics
 - Control and system theory for human-robot interaction
 - Planning and actuation in complex robot systems

Outstanding candidates at all levels will be considered. The successful
senior candidate should be an established researcher with a strong record
of funding, peer-reviewed publications, and technical leadership. A Ph.D.
in Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Mechanical
Engineering or a closely related field to one of the above listed expertise
areas by the start date is required. Successful candidates will be expected
to develop strong independent research programs and to excel in teaching in
both undergraduate and graduate programs.

Robotics at Northeastern consists of a multidisciplinary group of faculty
with established areas of excellence in manipulation and grasping, modeling
and control, localization, mapping and navigation, computer vision, novel
robot designs and manufacturing. Northeastern University has made a strong
commitment to expand in robotics. Last year, we hired three new faculty in
robotics and we hope to significantly expand on this group. All strong
candidates are encouraged to apply.

Applications should include a complete curriculum vitae, a statement of
current and future research interests, a statement of teaching interests,
and contact information for at least four references. For more information,
please visit http://robotics.neu.edu or feel free to contact: Robert Platt (
rplatt at ccs.neu.edu), Taskin Padir (tpadir at ece.neu.edu), Octavia Camps (
camps at coe.neu.edu), Hanumant Singh (seabedtech at gmail.com), or Nader Jalili (
n.jalili at neu.edu). Review of applications will begin immediately and will
proceed until the positions are filled. Applications submitted by 12/1/2015
will receive full consideration.

Northeastern seeks to meet the needs of dual career couples and is a member
of the New England Higher Education Recruitment Consortium to assist with
dual career searches. Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity,
Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX
University. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin,
disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic
protected by the law. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.

-- Taskin

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Taskin Padir
Associate Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Northeastern University
Ph: 617.373.8114
robot.neu.edu


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