[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Academic position: Chair in Robotics, University of Manchester, UK
Post: Chair in Robotics, University of Manchester
Closing Date : 09/03/2018
Employment Type : Permanent
School: School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, University of Manchester
Salary : Grade 9 Professorial Scale
Location : Sackville Street, Manchester
Job Reference : S&E-11388
Applications are invited for the post of Professor of Robotics which is available immediately. We are seeking to appoint an outstanding individual with a significant proven track record to further develop our research and teaching activities in the area of Robotics, especially the mechatronics engineering side of the robotics spectrum of disciplines.
Applicants should have a strong research profile of activity in the mechatronics engineering side of the Robotics discipline, evidenced by a strong record of success in attracting grants and contracts to self-sustain research in this area and also demonstrated by publications at the highest international standard in the subject area. Applicants should also be able to demonstrate an ability to develop an exciting teaching programme in their area of expertise.