At the Technical Faculty of IT and Design, Department of Electronic Systems, a position as Associate Professor in Robotics is open for appointment from September 1, 2020 or soon hereafter
In the area of electronics engineering, Aalborg University is known worldwide for its high academic quality and the societal relevance of its research programmes.
We seek to appoint an Associate Professor in Robotics. The selected candidate will join a team of academics with a comprehensive research and teaching portfolio in the area of robotics and control engineering.
The position requires internationally recognized research experience in one or more of the following areas:
- Autonomy for mobility and manipulation
- Human-centered robotics and automation
- Manipulation and grasping
- Planning, motion, force and compliance control
- Cognitive robotics
- Multiple and distributed robotics systems.
- Leadership and strategic direction and focus of a research program within robotics
- Research, including publication of results and supervision of research students
- Teaching with robotics on Bachelor and Master levels
- Acquiring research funding and coordinate funded projects
- Strengthening of our relationship with private industry partners within the field.
The successful candidate has demonstrated research excellence and recognition at the international level within the field; has proven international research collaboration (e.g. joint papers and projects); a record of research leadership; a record of income and funding generation; project planning and delivery; a record of academic-corporate collaboration; and a record of teaching qualifications.
01 September 2020
17 May 2020