[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Postdoctoral researcher positions at Harvard

Robert Wood rjwood at seas.harvard.edu
Mon Mar 11 07:33:24 PDT 2019

The Harvard Microrobotics Lab is seeking postdoctoral researchers in the areas of miniature actuation, microrobot design, and soft robot design. Potential research projects include the investigation of high power density millimeter-scale actuation strategies, the creation of novel bioinspired microrobots, and the development of soft and wearable robots for human assistance tasks. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a related field. Applicants must have extensive background in hardware development (e.g., multi-scale, multi-material fabrication strategies, MEMS, embedded system design, etc).

Applicants should send a cover letter briefly describing their background and career plans, a CV, and the names and contact information for at least three references (all as a single pdf). The position is open immediately (3/1/2019) and guaranteed for a year with a possible second year extension. These documents should be submitted as pdf attachments to Prof. Wood: rjwood at seas.harvard.edu

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

Robert Wood
Charles River Professor
	of Engineering and
	Applied Sciences, 
	Harvard John A. Paulson
	School of Engineering and 
	Applied Sciences
Core Faculty Member
	Wyss Institute for 
	Biologically Inspired
Harvard University

Harvard Microrobotics Lab

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