[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Postdoc Positions in Autonomous and Robotic Systems at Caltech

Chung, Soon-Jo sjchung at caltech.edu
Fri Sep 23 11:39:20 PDT 2016

The Aerospace Robotics and Control Group at the Graduate Aerospace Laboratories of the California Institute of Technology (GALCIT) seeks to fill multiple full-time Postdoctoral Scholar positions in two areas: (1) Space Engineering, with focus on Distributed Robotic Space Systems and Guidance, Navigation, and Control (GNC), and (2) Aerospace Autonomous Systems.

We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in any of the following areas: nonlinear control, estimation and computer vision, real-time optimal control, space optics, and space hardware systems. Prior knowledge in flight dynamics, nonlinear dynamics, or orbital mechanics is a plus.

Successful candidates must have a Ph.D. in Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field. An annual salary will range from $60,000 to $75,000 based on qualifications. Candidates should email a detailed CV and a list of references (e-mail and telephone numbers) to sjchung at caltech.edu<mailto:sjchung at caltech.edu>. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.

Caltech is committed to working with and providing access and reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical or mental disabilities. To request disability accommodations for any part of the interview or hiring process, please contact 626-395-6294 for assistance or contact sjchung at caltech.edu<mailto:sjchung at caltech.edu>

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Soon-Jo Chung, Sc.D.
Associate Professor of Aerospace
California Institute of Technology
1200 E California Blvd, MC 105-50
Pasadena, CA 91125
(626) 395-6294  (office)

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