[robotics-worldwide] [Jobs] Research fellow position in tele-operated surgical robotics at Polimi

Nima Enayati nima.enayati at polimi.it
Mon Nov 21 02:13:42 PST 2016

The Medical Robotics section of the Nearlab (www.nearlab.polimi.it/medical<https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.nearlab.polimi.it_medical&d=DgIGaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=vuAbn7O9HVcWpn6QIYoDm9JGKxCjgxQ5vDU5z_Z6Af8&s=H9DUJ4693lygxtCchK9GKypt39rV459_8XdM5sk3s94&e= > ) at Politecnico di Milano (www.polimi.it<https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.polimi.it&d=DgIGaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=vuAbn7O9HVcWpn6QIYoDm9JGKxCjgxQ5vDU5z_Z6Af8&s=Cy_tvO0U56Os_sbm-lYzDzemhNPe3C3m8J8junlrbMc&e= > ) is seeking to appoint a full-time research fellow who will have a key research role in the development of advanced shared-control methods for tele-operated surgical robotics. The work will be performed within an Intuitive Surgical Technology grant and a recently funded EU project.

We are looking for a highly motivated young researcher with a background in Mechatronics/Computer/Control/Biomedical Engineering or related fields.
The applicant should have basic skills in C++ (or python) development. Experience in Robotics/Haptics is desirable, while knowledge of the Robot Operating System (ROS) and machine learning algorithms are pluses. The applicant is expected to be fluent in English.

The preferred start date is the 1st of March 2017. The successful candidate will be offered a contract of 1 year. The position will offer possible future career options on successful completion.

Interested applicants are invited to submit the following items to nima.enayati at polimi.it before 30.11.2016.

·         A CV outlining experience and qualifications

·         A short paragraph describing the candidates research interest and background

·         Three relevant publications

·         The names of at least two references

Best regards,
Nima Enayati,
PhD. Candidate, Surgical Robotics,
NearLab, Politecnico di Milano
Tel :+39 02 2399 9503
Email: nima.enayati at polimi.it

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