Candidates should hold a Ph.D. in robotics, mechanical engineering, electrical and computer engineering, computer science, or other robotics-related discipline by the start date of employment, and have a demonstrated record of scholarship. The successful candidate will have office and laboratory space co-located within the existing Robotics facilities, will have an administrative home most appropriate to their area of expertise within the College of Engineering (e.g., School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science or School of Mechanical, Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering), and be a member of the Collaborative Robotics and Intelligent Systems (CoRIS) institute. OSU is a Land/Sea/Space/Sun grant institution, with strong ties to oceanography and the NOAA fleet, a core university member of the FAA ASSURE UAS Center of Excellence, and a host of an FAA UAV test site. Additionally, OSU is a member of four Manufacturing USA Initiatives, demonstrating its commitment to industrial collaborations.
Review of applications will begin on November 16, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.
Oregon State University has a strong institutional commitment to diversity and multiculturalism, and provides a welcoming atmosphere with unique professional opportunities for leaders from underrepresented groups. OSU seeks diversity as a source of enrichment for our university community. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who share our vision of a diverse and an inclusive community. The College of Engineering ranks high nationally in terms of the percentage of women faculty, and the university supports dual-career applications.
Julie A. Adams, Ph.D.
Professor of Computer Science
Associate Director for Deployed Systems and Policy, Collaborative Robotics and Intelligent Systems (CoRIS) Institute
School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR 97330