[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Postdoc in Robotics at Technische Universität Braunschweig
jsteil at rob.cs.tu-bs.de
Thu Mar 23 05:15:58 PDT 2017
PostDoc in Robotics(Interaction, Robot Vision, Humanoids) at the
Technische Universität Braunschweig
The Institute for Robotics and Process Control (IRP) at the Technische
offers a senior postdoc position to be filled immediately in the broad
field of robotics
for initially three years, renewable upon evaluation for up to six years.
The successful candidate owns a doctoracte in robotics or a closely related
field. She/he is expected to develop and pursue an independent research
agenda with the
goal to qualify for a research career. She/he will conduct independent
teaching in robotics
and is expected to developan own research focus, attract third-party
funding, and thereby
contribute to the success of the overall instituteunder its new head
Prof. J. Steil.
Required qualifications include a PhD degree related to robotics.
in at least one of the fields of robot control, interaction, humanoid
robotics, robot vision,robot
learning, or software-engineering in robotics is required. Good
programming skills are obligatory.
First publications in international journals and top tier conferences
are expected, as well as first experience
in teaching and proficiency in English. The institute supports the
acquisitionof German language,
if necessary. Extended knowledge and experience in machine learning,
robotic applications, or human-machine interaction is an advantage.
The successful candidate is intrinsically motivated and enjoys working
in an international team.
She/he wants to qualify for a career towards research and develops a
respective qualification profile,
a German habilitation can be pursued. The IRP institute andits new head
Prof. J. Steilprovide support
through a strong research environment, excellent equipment, base funding
and projects in humanoid
robotics, soft robotics, human-robot interaction and industrial
The Technische Universität Braunschweig is one of the oldest German
and member of the German TU9 association of leading technical
universities. It is surrounded
by a large number of independent research institutes. Braunschweig is a
city with a very high density of R&D related companies and a vivid
TU Braunschweig is a family friendly and equal opportunity employer,
part time appointments can be negotiated.
Applications of women are particularly encouraged.
The formal advert (in German) can be found under
Please send your application including a short research statement (max 2
pages) and contact
data of two potential references in a single pdf to sek at rob.cs.tu-bs.de.
Informal inquiries may be sent to Prof. Jochen
Steil(jsteil at rob.cs.tu-bs.de).
All applications submitted until 18.04.2017 will receive full
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