[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Faculty positions in Robotics at Purdue University, USA

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[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Faculty positions in Robotics at Purdue University, USA

Voyles, Richard M-2
The School of Engineering Technology at Purdue, West Lafayette, is hiring two tenure-track faculty members with research interests in robotics and CPS for Fall 2020. Join our growing team of robotics and IoT faculty that work on advanced biosensors and polymer electronics, programming by demonstration, physical HRI, rehabilitation robotics, microactuators, hydraulics, 3-D and 4-D printing, manufacturing, Industry 4.0, emergency response robotics, UUVs, USVs, UGVs, and UAVs in a multi-disciplinary environment. We are breaking down the silos and engaging in transdisciplinary research and teaching applied to societal problems of substance.

Of the two open positions, one is focused on mechanical background and one is focused on electrical. The mechanical position leans toward hydraulic power and mechanical design while the electrical position leans toward energy systems and power electronics with an emphasis on computing.

A PhD in a robotics-related field is required. Employment opportunities with full details including position summaries, education and qualifications, and application procedures can be found at:


Both are at the West Lafayette main campus. This Faculty Search Committee only considers candidates for the West Lafayette positions listed.

All candidates must apply through the Success Factors link under "Application Procedure" and must include: 1) a cover letter, 2) a resume or CV, 3) a clear statement of teaching and research interests, 4) a statement addressing inclusivity, and 5) the names of three references.

Ads were approved late, but screening will begin January, 2020 and conclude when the positions are filled. A background check is required for employment in these positions.

Purdue University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Purdue views, evaluates, and treats all persons in all University related activities solely as individuals on the basis of their own personal abilities, qualifications, and other relevant characteristics. All qualified applicants for employment will receive consideration without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin or ancestry, genetic information, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability or status as a veteran.

~Richard Voyles
  Professor and Director, Purdue Robotics Accelerator
  University Faculty Scholar, IN-MaC Manufacturing Fellow
  Head, Collaborative Robotics Lab
Purdue Polytechnic Institute
West Lafayette, IN
193 Knoy Hall
  (765) 494-3733
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