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Title: Faculty position at Northeastern UniversityPosted: November 4, 2015
Company/Institution: Northeastern University
Location: Boston, MA, USA
Department: Computer and Information Science, Electrical and Computer Eng., Mech Engr.

Description: The College of Computer and Information Science and The College of Engineering at Northeastern University invite applications for multiple open positions in robotics at all levels. We seek exceptional candidates in all areas of robotics including but not limited to: Sensing, computer vision and information processing for robotics Learning and adaptation applied to robotics Control and system theory for human-robot interaction Planning and actuation in complex robot systems Outstanding candidates at all levels will be considered. The successful senior candidate should be an established researcher with a strong record of funding, peer-reviewed publications, and technical leadership. A Ph.D. in Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or a closely related field to one of the above listed expertise areas by the start date is required. Successful candidates will be expected to develop strong independent research programs and to excel in teaching in both undergraduate and graduate programs. Robotics at Northeastern consists of a multidisciplinary group of faculty with established areas of excellence in manipulation and grasping, modeling and control, computer vision, novel robot designs and manufacturing. Northeastern University has made a strong commitment to expand in robotics. Last year, we hired three new faculty in robotics and we hope to significantly expand on this group. All strong candidates are encouraged to apply. Applications should include a complete curriculum vitae, a statement of current and future research interests, a statement of teaching interests, and contact information for at least four references. For more information, please feel free to contact one of us: Robert Platt (rplatt@ccs.neu.edu), Taskin Padir (tpadir@ece.neu.edu), Octavia Camps (camps@coe.neu.edu), Hanumant Singh, or Nader Jalili (n.jalili@neu.edu). Review of applications will begin immediately and will proceed until the positions are filled. Applications submitted by 12/1/2015 will receive full consideration. Northeastern embraces diversity and seeks candidates who can contribute to a welcoming climate for students and faculty of all races and genders. Northeastern University seeks to meet the needs of dual career couples and is a member of the New England Higher Education Recruitment Consortium to assist with dual career searches. Northeastern University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action educator and employer. We strongly encourage qualified women and minority candidates to apply.

Application Instructions: Please apply at: https://neu.peopleadmin.com/postings/38933