[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Faculty positions at Imperial College London

Andrew Davison a.davison at imperial.ac.uk
Fri Dec 16 07:26:34 PST 2016

We are currently advertising several new faculty position in the 
Department of Computing, and this year one of the main targets is to 
strengthen out research in robotics; virtual and augmented reality; 
wearable computing; sensing systems and networks; embedded systems; or 
Internet-of-Things. Please apply if you want to work with excellent 
colleagues in a great environment, and contact me directly if you have 
any queries.

Full details here:

The Department of Computing at Imperial College London invites 
applications for a full-time, faculty member at the Lecturer/Senior 
Lecturer level (comparable to American tenure-track Assistant 
Professorships) who can contribute to research and teaching, in 
particular in the area of cyber-physical systems. This includes (but is 
not limited to): sensing systems and networks; embedded systems; 
Internet-of-Things; wearable computing; robotics; virtual and augmented 

Notwithstanding the above focus, exceptional candidates from any area of 
Computer Science are also encouraged to apply.

The Department of Computing is one of the largest Computing departments 
in the UK, and is at the forefront of academic research and teaching in 
Computer Science. Its research has been ranked in the top three in the 
UK in the Research Excellence Framework undertaken by the Higher 
Education funding Council for England in 2014. The Complete University 
Guide ranks the Department’s teaching as second in Computer Science. For 
further information on the Department visit 
https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.imperial.ac.uk_computing_&d=DgIDaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=kNelk960MhSfDa4aoH42pxHAf9TfWccItw4vxL4SxSw&s=mah78s7Vsl6NMui5HhmFBcZhyscxOCYcA3AnCd96Xuw&e= .

Imperial College London is a world-leading university whose reputation 
for excellence in teaching and research attracts students and staff of 
the highest international quality. The three Faculties: Engineering, 
Natural Sciences and Medicine, together with the Business School explore 
the interface between science, medicine, engineering and management.

We offer an attractive salary package (including pension schemes to 
which the employer makes significant contributions) as well as generous 
terms and conditions of service. In addition, we offer numerous benefits 
to our staff and students, including subsidized childcare on campus, 
flexible and family friendly working policies and opportunities for 
further professional development and sabbaticals.

You will have a PhD (or equivalent) in Computer Science or a relevant 
field. You should be able to demonstrate an ability to establish 
outstanding independent research, to contribute to undergraduate and 
postgraduate teaching programmes in the Department and to supervise PhD 

Closing Date: 16 January 2017 (midnight GMT)

How To Apply:

Our preferred method of application is online via our website 
https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.imperial.ac.uk_employment&d=DgIDaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=kNelk960MhSfDa4aoH42pxHAf9TfWccItw4vxL4SxSw&s=KBjfaTbB1LmTJIGrfc_SzBSjs1GWW5Puv4tDiub-k70&e=  (please select “Job Search” then 
enter the job title or vacancy reference number EN20160417LE into 
“Keywords”). Please complete and upload an application form as directed.

In addition to the application form, candidates should attach:

A cover letter of up to two pages summarising the applicant’s key 
research achievements to date, their research plans, and a statement 
indicating how their teaching abilities can contribute to the 
Department's degree programmes.
A full CV including a publication list.
A list of the four most significant publications. For each of the four 
publications please include a short statement (100 words maximum) 
highlighting the key contributions made by the applicant in that work.
Applicants should contact three referees before applying to ensure their 
willingness to provide a reference for the present post. Referees should 
be provided with a copy of the applicant’s CV as this will not be 
forwarded when references are sought.

For queries regarding the application process, applicants should contact 
Mrs Margaret Hall: margaret.hall at imperial.ac.uk

Prof. Andrew Davison
Professor of Robot Vision
Director of the Dyson Robotics Laboratory at Imperial College

Department of Computing
Imperial College London
180 Queen's Gate

Office: Room 303, William Penney Laboratory

ajd at doc.ic.ac.uk

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