WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY – Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources
CLUSTER HIRES IN ROBOTICS, The Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources at West Virginia University invites applications for multiple tenure-track faculty positions in the general area of robotics. Specialty areas of emphasis for this search include, but are not limited to human-robot interaction, artificial intelligence, robotic manipulation, multi-agent systems, soft robotics, 3D computer vision, and space robotics. Eligible candidates must hold an earned Doctorate degree in robotics engineering, aerospace engineering, mechanical engineering, computer science, electrical engineering, or a closely related field, at the time of appointment. The successful candidates must demonstrate the ability or potential to (1) teach lecture, laboratory or design courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, (2) develop and sustain an independent, nationally recognized and competitive externally-sponsored research program, (3) collaborate effectively within multi-disciplinary teams of faculty and other researchers across WVU campus, other academic and government institutions, as well as the private sector, and (4) perform professional service activities. A notable record of peer-reviewed publications and other scholarly activities, effective communication skills, and evidence of potential to attract competitive research funding are required for these positions. Candidates for the rank of Associate Professor must have an outstanding record of teaching, research, and service. For further information regarding this employment opportunity and how to apply, please see www.jobs.wvu.edu. Review of applications will begin September 16, 2019.
West Virginia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff and students, and invites applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.