[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Postdoc/Research Associate/Research Assistant in Robotic Assistive Device Development at The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Tingfang Yan (ELE) tfyan at ee.cuhk.edu.hk
Sun Nov 11 21:40:50 PST 2018

Dear robotics-worldwide organizers,

I am a researcher from The Chinese University of Hong Kong. We would like to publish a job advertisement. The information is:

Postdoc/Research Associate/Research Assistant Positions in Robotic Assistive Device Development at The Chinese University of Hong Kong
We are seeking highly-motivated researchers for the following project:
Development of A Robotic Rollator-Orthosis System for Mobility Augmentation and Eldercare
This project is funded by the Midstream Research Programme for Universities (MRP) from the Innovation and Technology Commission, Hong Kong. This project proposes an innovative solution to overcome the limitations of a conventional rollator or an active orthosis while maintaining the merits of both devices, therefore, helping the elderly individuals maintain the capability of moving around with their own lower limbs on the premise of safety and facilitate their health monitor and care in real time.
The Postdoc candidate should hold a PhD degree in engineering with a background in mechanical design and robotics control. The RA candidate should hold a Bachelor or Master degree in engineering with demonstrated experiences of mechanical design, motor control, or sensor development and signal processing.
Qualified applicants should respond by email as soon as possible to
Dr. Tingfang Yan (tfyan at cuhk.edu.hk<mailto:tfyan at cuhk.edu.hk>)
with a description of their qualifications, academic background, PhD/Master thesis, publications, career goals and availability. They should specify which position they are interested in. Initial appointments will be for one year with the high possibility of extension. The preferred start date will be on January 1, 2019.

Detailed information is presented in the attached file.

Please tell me if you need any further information.  Thanks.
Best Regards
Tingfang Yan

Department of Electronic Engineering
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
ShaTin, N.T. Hong Kong

Tel: +852 68567597
email: tfyan at ee.cuhk.edu.hk<mailto:tfyan at ee.cuhk.edu.hk>

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