[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] PhD openings at the HRII lab of the Italian Institute of Technology

Luka Peternel Luka.Peternel at iit.it
Thu Jul 13 01:15:25 PDT 2017


The HRI2 Laboratory (https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__hri.iit.it_&d=DwIFAw&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=KDEzV9JRCIzYV_ypko65wKhlXTTJhmKDtD4bwgqLXiQ&s=N1dkfVIFIaSXJ1NNpFcetvcRyhsaJgKjsS17ssIip_8&e= )<https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__hri.iit.it_&d=DwIFAw&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=KDEzV9JRCIzYV_ypko65wKhlXTTJhmKDtD4bwgqLXiQ&s=N1dkfVIFIaSXJ1NNpFcetvcRyhsaJgKjsS17ssIip_8&e= > of the Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia offers two PhD positions in a joint PhD program with the engineering school of the University of Pisa.


Research will be conducted at IIT on the topics of physical human robot interaction and cooperation, robotic manipulation, prosthetics control, and teleoperation. See details of the PhD themes at https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__iit.it_careers_openings_opening_445-2D2-2Dphd-2Dpositions-2Din-2Drobotics-2Dat-2Dthe-2Diit-2Din-2Dcollaboration-2Dwith-2Duniversit-2Ddi-2Dpisa&d=DwIFAw&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=KDEzV9JRCIzYV_ypko65wKhlXTTJhmKDtD4bwgqLXiQ&s=0WoIhqcyCeJtfnOfo2Dd74Fd8XVp1er6E5hGWNQg3vM&e= 



Successful candidates will have access to several robotic platforms such asWALKMAN and COMAN humanoid robots, a dual-arm KUKA IV+ platform, the Pisa/IIT Softhand, etc.

Requirements: We are seeking for highly motivated candidates with an excellent master degree in robotics, mechanical, biomedical or control engineering, or related fields. A good level of software programming (C++ and MATLAB) proficiency is required.

Application Procedure: In order to apply for these positions it is mandatory to refer to the procedures defined by Università degli studi di Pisa:
https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__dottorato.unipi.it_index.php_it_concorsi-2Dd-2Dammissione-2Da-2Da-2D2017-2D2018.html&d=DwIFAw&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=KDEzV9JRCIzYV_ypko65wKhlXTTJhmKDtD4bwgqLXiQ&s=4_m0RmP6jkbYs1DXfM2AXB3A8NrMDvv1015KJnfSwDU&e= 

Interested applicants should follow the admission instructions, andadditionally submit their CV electronically outlining experience and qualifications, list of publications, a statement of research interests and plans and the names of at least two referees to Dr. Arash Ajoudani (arash.ajoudani at iit.it<mailto:arash.ajoudani at iit.it>), quoting HRII-PhD2017 in the email subject.

Please apply before July 18, 2017 (the sooner the better!)

For more information, please contact Dr. Arash Ajoudani (arash.ajoudani at iit.it<mailto:arash.ajoudani at iit.it>) or Dr. Luka Peternel (Luka.Peternel at iit.it<mailto:Luka.Peternel at iit.it>)


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