Assistant Professor, Robotics

Job description

Montclair State is New Jersey's second largest university. It offers the advantages of a large university - a broad undergraduate curriculum with a global focus, a wide variety of superior graduate programs through the doctoral level, and a diverse faculty and student body - combined with a small college's attention to students.

Posting Date October 10, 2018

Position Title Assistant Professor, Robotics

Vacancy # V-F11

Department Computer Science

Division Academic Affairs

Job Description

Tenure Track Position. Assistant Professor of Computer Science with expertise in the area of Robotics. The ideal candidate would be an expert in Robotics, with additional expertise in Computer Vision and/or Human Robot Interaction. Other areas of Artificial Intelligence and of Cyber-physical Systems might also be considered as a plus. Teaching experience in the area is a plus. Activities required of all faculty members include teaching, curriculum development, grant writing, research, recruitment and retention activities, student advising, service to the department, college and university.

Qualifications & Requirements

A Ph.D. in Computer Science or related areas is required. Doctorate must be earned by the time of appointment. Candidates must have strong research and teaching skills. Evidence of successful grant acquisitions or specific plans for grants seeking in the future will also be considered. Candidates are encouraged to include documentation of teaching ability.

Salary Range
Commensurate with experience.

Anticipated Start Date September 1, 2019

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Applications should include cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, a description of research interests and plans along with three (3) letters of recommendation sent to:

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Organizational Marketing Statement:

Building on a distinguished 105-year history, Montclair State University is proud to be a leading institution of higher education in New Jersey. The university's six colleges and schools serve more than 19,000 undergraduate and graduate students in 300 majors, minors, concentrations and certificate programs. Situated on a beautiful, 250-acre suburban campus just 14 miles from New York City, Montclair State combines the instructional and research resources of a large public university in a dynamic, sophisticated, and diverse academic environment.

EEO/AA Statement:

Montclair State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution with a strong commitment to diversity. Additional information can be found on the MSU website at






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Posted: 10/11/2018
Application Due: 12/10/2018
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