[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Tenure-track Faculty Position in Mechatronics at ITAM

Marco Morales Aguirre marco.morales at itam.mx
Tue Jan 19 14:54:05 PST 2016

Dear Colleagues,

The Academic Division of Engineering at Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México, ITAM, invites applications for Tenure-Track positions in Mechatronics. Please find the official advertisement below.

Marco Morales
Profesor Titular II, Depto. de Sistemas Digitales
Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México -ITAM
Río Hondo 1, Progreso Tizapán, México D.F. 01080, México
tel. +52 (55) 5628-4000 x. 3626	fax: +52 (55) 5490-4663


The Academic Division of Engineering at Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty positions starting in the Fall 2016. The position is open in the Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering but active collaboration is expected with faculty members at other departments in the Division. Candidates should be qualified to teach core Mechatronics Engineering courses, and to develop and maintain a strong research program. Opportunities for involvement in consultancy projects are also available.

We are looking for highly motivated candidates recently graduated or close to graduation with a PhD in Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics, Robotics, Computer Science or a closely related field for Assistant Professor positions. We will also consider highly qualified candidates for Associate or Full Professor ranks. Communication skills in Spanish are recommended but not required since courses can be taught in English.

Applications must include a cover letter highlighting the applicant's experience and qualifications, a curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching philosophy, and the contact information of at least three references. Evaluation starts immediately and the positions will be open until they are filled. Applications should be sent by email to:

Dr. Marcelo Mejía,
Director of the Academic Division of Engineering
Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México
Email: marcelo at itam.mx <mailto:marcelo at itam.mx>

About ITAM: The Academic Division of Engineering at ITAM currently has 30 tenured and tenure-track faculty members, and over 500 students. Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México is a private, secular, non-profit Mexican institution situated at the heart of Mexico City. Our faculty is considered to be one of the best in Latin America due to their excellent academic credentials and teaching skills. ITAM has become a Center of Excellence for training leaders in the social, engineering, and managerial sciences, and has a reputation of offering very competitive salaries and benefits to their faculty members. For more information visit http://www.itam.mx/ <http://www.itam.mx/>

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