[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Postdoctoral fellow position in Soft Robotics and Surgical Robotics at Boston University
The Material Robotics Lab at Boston University invites applications for a
highly motivated postdoctoral fellow position in the areas of Surgical
Robotics and Soft Robotics. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Mechanical
Engineering, Robotics or Mechatronics, and a proven track record of high
quality publications. A strong experience in design, prototyping (studies of
materials, additive and subtractive manufacturing methods), and experimental
testing of medical robots is required.
The capability to work in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team
including engineers and clinicians is required. The postdoctoral fellow will
be expected to publish scholarly papers as well as take on a mentorship role
for undergraduate and graduate students. Strong organizational skills,
creativity, and communication (oral and written) ability are required.
Applications, assembled as a single PDF file, should be sent to contain a
complete resume, cover letter describing research interests and goals, full
list of publications, copies of up to three relevant scientific papers, and
the names and contact information of three references (expected to provide
letters of recommendation).* Submit the PDF file to [hidden email].*
Qualified applicants should apply as soon as possible, indicating their
first availability. Initial appointment will be for one year.
Boston University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin,
disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic
protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.