[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Open rank faculty positions at University of Maryland

Sarah Bergbreiter sarahb at isr.umd.edu
Thu Apr 7 12:37:31 PDT 2016

Hi all, The University of Maryland, College Park is recruiting for several
faculty positions in mechanical engineering and robotics is a specific area
of interest. More information on robotics at Maryland can be found at
https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__robotics.umd.edu&d=CwIBaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=UnUj_ZHFEmLlhGRT4e7YzIvesZNUeiyhPT6CI-X8pAE&s=ZkhS3W2aJP1HRydZWOfCjXq-2XL6zHjI1Ya9-mqPMoQ&e= . I'm happy to field any questions you might have
about robotics at Maryland but please send specific job inquiries to the
email address in the announcement below.



The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Maryland,
College Park invites applications for exceptionally qualified candidates to
apply for tenure-track and tenured faculty positions, with a target start
date of August 2016/January 2017. Priority will be given to candidates with
expertise in one or more of the following areas: Robotics, Dynamics and
Controls, Energy Systems, and Risk and Reliability.

Qualifications: Candidates for the rank of Assistant Professor should have
received or expect to receive their PhD in Mechanical Engineering or a
related discipline prior to employment. Additionally candidates should be
creative and adaptable, and have a high potential for both research and
teaching. Candidates for the rank of Associate or Full Professor should
have a distinguished record of research and educational activities as well
as a strong funding history.

Additional Information: For best consideration, applications should be
submitted by June 1, 2016, but the positions will remain open until filled.
Women and under-represented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Please upload the following documents via the UMD employment website
https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__ejobs.umd.edu_&d=CwIBaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=UnUj_ZHFEmLlhGRT4e7YzIvesZNUeiyhPT6CI-X8pAE&s=SMNN7eE2EYyi-wlMfdP3yzN7hoiYUljwfReE_6npU1I&e= , position 105938:

1)    Cover letter
2)    Curriculum vitae
3)    Research statement,
4)    Teaching statement
5)    Names of four references.

Inquires may be sent to: mejobs at umd.edu.

The Department of Mechanical Engineering hosts vibrant education and
research programs and is currently ranked in the top 20 of all mechanical
engineering graduate and undergraduate programs within the United States.
Department faculty members are encouraged to establish multi-disciplinary
collaborations with colleagues and leverage a broad spectrum of shared
research facilities. The University of Maryland has strong research ties
with many government agencies, institutes, research laboratories, and other
organizations located in the greater D.C. area.

Sarah Bergbreiter, Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering &
The Institute for Systems Research
Director, Maryland Robotics Center
University of Maryland, College Park

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