[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Tenure-Track Faculty Positions in Robotics at CU Boulder

Dan Szafir Daniel.Szafir at Colorado.EDU
Wed Nov 2 10:10:05 PDT 2016

*Creative Technologies and Design*

The ATLAS Institute <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__atlas.colorado.edu_&d=DgIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=FgbuZowJCanaRGN1caNnUXhm5znjQvsjyZV7kvg_C0w&s=XSBGmFtW6fUwhpznxgo3DtfQMvKT4GzXyj9HYcDD0Y0&e= > at the University of
Colorado Boulder <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.colorado.edu_&d=DgIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=FgbuZowJCanaRGN1caNnUXhm5znjQvsjyZV7kvg_C0w&s=dF5TIv17iZ4Qak4BfxZsm-kwAlbH2j-6tDNcLp1rzpI&e= > seeks curious, unconventional,
polymath tenure-track faculty members in creative technologies and design.
A successful candidate will establish and lead a research group that
explores transdisciplinary fields and paradigms, produce internationally
recognized work, and develop collaborative relationships in academia as
well as industry and the community. Applicants should have a Ph.D. or
equivalent experience with a record of top-tier peer-reviewed publishing,
be prepared to obtain funding to support their work, and be excited to
engage with students from diverse cultural and intellectual backgrounds.

ATLAS is an interdisciplinary institute for radical creativity and
invention. We inspire critical thinking, research, and experimentation that
turns ingenious ideas into reality. ATLAS academic programs in the College
of Engineering and Applied Science
<https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.colorado.edu_engineering_&d=DgIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=FgbuZowJCanaRGN1caNnUXhm5znjQvsjyZV7kvg_C0w&s=ZHIYfydGzjiJMmFQ35p9c8_jcGAbe7eMfSguFVVj34s&e= > include
a Technology, Arts, and Media undergraduate program, and graduate programs
(MS and PhD) in Technology, Media, and Society.

We are building a faculty with theoretical and methodological versatility
with the goal of designing experiences and technologies to improve life.
ATLAS is a growing Institute for research and creative work, looking for
people who will help us foster a culture and community of wild innovation.
The most innovative research and teaching will come from faculty varied in
life experiences and academic disciplines, so we seek applicants who will
promote diversity in all ATLAS programs. ATLAS Institute faculty members
creatively design, engineer, and apply technologies.

Promising applicants will combine engineering rigor and virtuosity with a
commitment to creative and thoughtful design. We willl consider applicants
working in a variety of domains, including, but not limited to:

• Everyday technologies (e.g., games, music, apps, wearables) that
transcend physical and virtual spaces.

• Robotics for improving human work, life, education, and/or
healthcare, including
soft robotics, robotic prosthetics, and collaborative robotics for human

• New technologies for creative play and learning for families and

• Controls, networks, and systems including IoT, security, and machine

• Innovative visual computing, including data visualization, computer
graphics and vision, augmented and virtual reality, and novel display

• Manufacturing innovation and materials discovery.

The opening is targeted at the level of Assistant Professor, but
experienced candidates with outstanding credentials may be considered for
Associate or Full Professor. Review of applications will begin on November
15, 2016.  Applications received before December 15, 2016 will receive full
consideration. See https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__atlas.colorado.edu_join-2Dus&d=DgIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=FgbuZowJCanaRGN1caNnUXhm5znjQvsjyZV7kvg_C0w&s=dyfXvEUzysG8p3TPXNbBy37exRIdbdT42jWX891r0Gw&e=  and apply online at
https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__cu.taleo.net_careersection_2_jobdetail.ftl-3Fjob-3D05721&d=DgIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=FgbuZowJCanaRGN1caNnUXhm5znjQvsjyZV7kvg_C0w&s=9NO7WgKbCeQ4Exg0w9F2VRiW7idJTTwE86FqwlojFJ4&e=  .

*Daniel J. Szafir*, *Assistant Professor*
ATLAS Institute & Department of Computer Science
University of Colorado Boulder

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