Associate/Assistant Professor in Robotics, 9 Months Salaried (Mechanical Engineering ,FSU - FAMU Co


Job ID: 42724

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Apply On Or Before: 01/01/9999



Department

Florida State University - Florida A&M University College of Engineering Department of Mechanical Engineering

Responsibilities

The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the Florida State University and Florida A&M College of Engineering invites applications for a tenure track faculty position in the field of robotics. We are interested in candidates who have demonstrated expertise in one or more of the following areas: aerial robotics; agricultural robotics; aquatic robotics; haptics; machine learning; manipulation; modular or reconfigurable robotics; multi-robot coordination and planning; robot dynamics, control, and planning; soft robotics. Other areas of robotics will also be considered.
We seek an outstanding scholar who demonstrates, or has potential for: leadership in engineering research; success in educating postgraduate and undergraduate students; ability to secure available research funding; and aptitude in working collaboratively across disciplinary boundaries. The successful candidate will be a tenure track assistant or associate professor depending on the level of experience. Exceptionally experienced candidates may be considered for higher rank positions, including tenure. The faculty member will teach mechanical engineering courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and conduct high quality sponsored research.
We expect that the candidate would join our existing Center for Intelligent Systems, Control, and Robotics (CISCOR, http://www.ciscor.org/), but outstanding opportunities exist for collaboration with a number of additional centers of excellence including: the High Performance Materials Institute (HPMI, http://hpmi.research.fsu.edu/), the Florida Center for Advanced Aero-Propulsion (FCAAP, http://www.fcaap.com/), and the Aerospace, Mechatronics and Energy Center (AME, http://ame.fsu.edu/). The college also has a major strategic initiative in “Helping the Impaired Musculoskeletal System” that is dependent on robotics (http://www.eng.famu.fsu.edu/research/report/).
https://www.eng.famu.fsu.edu/me/employment/robotics.html

Qualifications

A Ph.D. in engineering or a related field is required.
The successful candidate will be a tenure track assistant or associate professor depending on the level of experience. Exceptionally experienced candidates may be considered for higher rank positions, including tenure.

Pay Plan

This is a Faculty position.

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