[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Postdoctoral Fellow Job Opportunity: Centre for Autonomous Systems, University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Australia.

Marc Carmichael Marc.Carmichael at uts.edu.au
Fri Feb 1 03:17:40 PST 2019

Postdoctoral Fellow in perception, localisation and planning of industrial/construction robotics
Centre for Autonomous Systems
Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, UTS

An opportunity for up to two (2) early career researchers to join the UTS Centre for Autonomous Systems (CAS), an internationally acclaimed robotics research group, and to work together with robotics researchers at UTS. CAS has strong links with researchers and industry locally and abroad. The Postdoctoral Fellow(s) is expected to contribute to strengthen this relationship.

The UTS Centre for Autonomous Systems<https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.cas.uts.edu.au_&d=DwMGaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=AUPaVugokGhwvyfTvTOUsRhU4H40SDj6I426nAeP4j0&s=4U1lfWi87bT6DV7Anfy11n-GBWzEg04aIRMWmMxgeSs&e=> (CAS) within the School of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering (MME) is an internationally acclaimed robotics research group. CAS’ vision is to be an internationally recognised leader, at a scale and quality to be globally significant, for robotics research, development and commercial application of autonomous robotics. Since its establishment in 2003, CAS has demonstrated international leadership in driving research advancements in robotics and in delivering real-world solutions to key challenges facing government, industry and the wider community. Examples include the autonomous robots for bridge maintenance and the autonomous bio-inspired climbing robots, both deployed in the Sydney Harbour Bridge. CAS currently has over 75 robotics researchers (including PhD students) with international reputation in SLAM, Infrastructure Robotics, Assistive Robotics and Robot teams. CAS has developed a very strong engagement program with industry and governments. CAS prides itself on a culture of cooperation, collaboration and “ownership”.

CAS seeks to appoint up to two Postdoctoral Fellows with expertise in robotics, manipulation, perception, localisation, planning, or related fields; and experience in developing intelligent robotic systems for industry applications, to join a team of researchers working on the project “An Intelligent Robotic System for Automatic Rendering”.

As a member of CAS and FEIT, you will contribute to achieving our vision of becoming a leading international technology university.


The Postdoctoral Fellow will contribute to research within the Centre for Autonomous Systems in the UTS Faculty of Engineering & IT:

  *   Work closely with researchers in the team of the project “An Intelligent Robotic System for Automatic Rendering”
  *   Conduct excellent and high impact research related to the project in the fields of robotics, perception, planning, or the related fields
  *   Contribute as a team-player within the project team and the research Centre
  *   Assist project Chief Investigators (CIs) to manage research projects

UTS has a vision to be a world-leading university of technology. We are known for our industry focus, practice-based teaching and learning, and real-world research. With state-of-the-art campuses and facilities, we are preparing students to become global thinkers, leaders and innovators.

Salary Range: A$101,932 to A$116,641 pa (Academic Level B)

This role attracts 17% superannuation in addition to the base salary. This appointment will be on a 1 year fixed term basis. Our commitment to work/life support includes benefits such as flexible work practices, child care centres, generous parental leave and support to carers.

How To Apply
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Specific enquiries regarding the role may be directed to Marc Carmichael at Marc.Carmichael at uts.edu.au<mailto:Marc.Carmichael at uts.edu.au>

Specific enquiries or issues with your application may be directed to the UTS Recruitment Team on  recruitment at uts.edu.au<mailto:recruitment at uts.edu.au>   or +61 (02) 9514 1080.

Closing Date:  4th February 2019 at 11.59pm (AEST)
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