[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Associate Professor in Industrial Computer Vision

Dirk Kraft kraft at mmmi.sdu.dk
Thu Nov 17 05:47:20 PST 2016

Dear colleagues,

SDU Robotics, part of the Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller Institute, University of Southern Denmark, located in Odense, invites applications for a position as Associate Professor, alternatively as Assistant Professor, which will be vacant from January 1 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Further information is available from the Head of Section professor Henrik Gordon Petersen at email: hgp at mmmi.sdu.dk

The candidate will be integrated in the SDU-Robotics Section specialized in robot solutions involving sensorial processing, mathematical modeling, learning and simulation targeted at advanced robot systems, for industrial but also other application domains. The group is involved in a variety of national and European projects. The aim of the group is to solve challenging research problems from real applications and to participate in implementing the achieved results into real solutions with end users. We are looking for a candidate to extend our research activities in industrial vision. A special focus is on facilitating the process of fast setting up vision systems for new robot applications.
The candidate is supposed to have at least two of the three qualifications below:

• Practical experience in the use of computer vision in an industrial automation context
• Strong knowledge in a broad scope of machine vision knowledge
• Good machine learning competences with focus on vision tasks

The candidate will be part of the SDU-Robotics section and is expected to participate in activities of the section including current and future research projects. This involves for example

• To be able to collaborate with our experts in the further development of our core technologies
• To participate in the practicalities of actual industrial applications
• To be deeply involved in our regular coordination and joint evolvement of research and project activities

The candidate will be involved in teaching courses on our BSc and MSc Program in Robot Systems Engineering enrolling approximately 80 students per year and to supervise BSc, MSc and PhD theses.

Application, salary and conditions of employment, etc.
Level of qualification is a PhD.

Applications will be assessed by an expert committee. Applicants will be informed of their assessment by the Faculty.

As part of the overall assessment of the applicant’s qualifications, an interview may be applied.

The successful applicant will be employed in accordance with the agreement between the Ministry of Finance and AC (the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations), Cirkulære om overenskomst for Akademikere i staten 2015 can be found here: https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__hr.modst.dk_Service-2520Menu_Love-2520regler-2520og-2520aftaler_Circular_2015_-7E_media_Circular_2015_049-2D15.ashx&d=DgIGaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=f7GkDe1f37kIr-Cbby5nylIPM6tAvkX62w8K0jdAsVw&s=YCMEWRAYpWUcJ7arDxXh7kiQuHXLrogsabdp33Hr3Oc&e= 

Applications must be submitted online using the link below. Attached files must be in Adobe PDF or Word format. Each box can only contain a single file of max. 10 Mb.

Read the guideline for applicants here: https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.sdu.dk_en_service_ledige-5Fstillinger_soegjob&d=DgIGaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=f7GkDe1f37kIr-Cbby5nylIPM6tAvkX62w8K0jdAsVw&s=FC_2H9KpNMTt-2zs81iNRNS8VAtj-QRjIZ15uKvRVVQ&e= 

An application must include:

    Curriculum Vitae
    Diplomas/Certificates (Master and PhD degree)
    Teaching portfolio (please see below)
    List of publications indicating the publications attached
    Examples of the most relevant publications. Please attach one pdf-file for each publication, a possible co-author statement must be part of this pdf-file.

Applicants for an associate professorship at the Faculty of Engineering are requested to submit a teaching portfolio with the application as documentation for teaching experience as well as supervision qualifications. Please read more here.

Further information for international applicants about entering and working in Denmark can be found here: https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.sdu.dk_en_Information-5Ftil_International-5Fstaff&d=DgIGaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=f7GkDe1f37kIr-Cbby5nylIPM6tAvkX62w8K0jdAsVw&s=3flgg1XShuQZTn1U975hrqpUtCKpLi_SEuADn-igbHA&e= 

The University encourages all interested persons to apply, regardless of age, gender, religious affiliation or ethnic background.
Application deadline: 01/01/2017

Apply online here: https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__ssl1.peoplexs.com_Peoplexs22_CandidatesPortalNoLogin_ApplicationForm.cfm-3FPortalID-3D3795-26VacatureID-3D872425&d=DgIGaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=f7GkDe1f37kIr-Cbby5nylIPM6tAvkX62w8K0jdAsVw&s=WJPNmOYix6a1PeOhqhssz1xQSKvd3f4ycYz-ZAuXO44&e= 

Official position announcement: https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__ssl1.peoplexs.com_Peoplexs22_CandidatesPortalNoLogin_Vacancy.cfm-3FPortalID-3D3795-26VacatureID-3D872425&d=DgIGaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=f7GkDe1f37kIr-Cbby5nylIPM6tAvkX62w8K0jdAsVw&s=mdJ0OaSGDSyB3QtmVoMUCVFGdANiZeANDqxMWeH_BFA&e= 

Best regards,
Dirk Kraft

Associate Professor
SDU Robotics
The Maersk Mc-Kinney Moller Institute
T +45 65 50 79 26

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