[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Postdoc opportunity - UT Austin

Peter Stone pstone at cs.utexas.edu
Fri Nov 18 13:48:46 PST 2016


POSITION: Post-doctoral fellow on multi-robot learning for long-term autonomy

CONTACTS: Prof. Peter Stone
          The University of Texas at Austin
          2317 Speedway, Stop D9500
          Austin, TX 78712-1757 USA
          Austin, Texas 78712-0233  U.S.A.
          pstone at cs.utexas.edu

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral fellow position of one year,
possibly renewable for additional years, in the Department of Computer
Science in the Learning Agents Research Group headed by Prof. Peter
Stone (https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.cs.utexas.edu_-7Epstone&d=DgIBAg&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rStC00sfV_qVWqlcnmGhKrRoTMim5rLso-FTzVW2NfNyo&m=Pa2YC2S6lvzI8s6y9tb1Ib9uSr1NW4cFTpnUurBTBFU&s=oKGmU4Tmpl9c89Ee7DEcd-9dThzpVSvAxE3C6jMQWHI&e= ).

The research will be related to multi-robot systems (including ad hoc
teamwork) and reinforcement learning for long-term robot autonomy.
There will be significant room for the successful candidate to shape the
direction of focus.

QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or
related field.  Experience in multiagent systems or intelligent robotics
is essential.  Experience in reinforcement learning, machine learning
more broadly, Robot Operating System (ROS), and/or ad hoc teamwork is

TO APPLY: Applicants should send by email to pstone at cs.utexas.edu

- a curriculum vitae
- names of two references with contact information
- a two-page summary of past research and relevant qualifications
- a personal Web page, if available, where further details can be found

This position is open to be filled immediately.
Applications will be reviewed as they are received.


Professor Peter Stone 
David Bruton, Jr. Centennial Professor
University Distinguished Teaching Professor
Associate Chair
Department of Computer Science     phone: 512-471-9796 
The University of Texas at Austin  fax:   512-471-8885
2317 Speedway, Stop D9500          pstone at cs.utexas.edu 
Austin, Texas 78712-1757 USA       https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.cs.utexas.edu_-7Epstone&d=DgIBAg&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rStC00sfV_qVWqlcnmGhKrRoTMim5rLso-FTzVW2NfNyo&m=Pa2YC2S6lvzI8s6y9tb1Ib9uSr1NW4cFTpnUurBTBFU&s=oKGmU4Tmpl9c89Ee7DEcd-9dThzpVSvAxE3C6jMQWHI&e= 

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