[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Faculty position in robotics at MAE - UC San Diego

Sonia Martinez Diaz soniamd at soe.ucsd.edu
Wed Nov 25 07:14:15 PST 2015

The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE,
http://maeweb.ucsd.edu/) at the University of California, San Diego,
invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position (Assistant
Professor) from promising and leading candidates in the area of
robotics. MAE is part of the Jacobs School of Engineering, comprised
of six departments. The position requires teaching and mentoring of
undergraduate and graduate students.  Candidates are being sought
across a wide range of novel and cutting-edge robotics research areas
including dynamics and control, human-robot interaction, novel sensors
and actuators, autonomy, multi-robot coordination, and locomotion.
Possible application areas include aerial robotics, ocean robotics,
hazard response, environmental sensing and monitoring, medical assist,
surgical robotics, and consumer robotics. This opening is part of a
coordinated thrust across multiple Jacobs School departments in the
broad area of robotics research. The successful candidate will have
the opportunity to participate in the development of the new Jacobs
School Institute of Contextual Robotic Systems, and will benefit from
synergy with existing expertise across the School and within the
department in the areas of controls, design, fluids, materials,
mechanics, and energy. Salary will be based on published UC San Diego
pay scales and competitive market conditions.

For more information please see


Priority will be given to applications submitted by December 1, 2015.

Sonia Martinez,
MAE, UC - San Diego

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