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Assistant Professor (UD) in Medical Micro/Nano RoboticsPosted by: University of Twente
Posted date: 2018-Jul-10
Important basic disciplines for you, as the new Assistant Professor in our department, involve mechatronics, system theory, control engineering, and micro-fabrication. Your research quality has to be excellent, leading to both high-quality scientific publications and clinically-relevant applications. This requires high-level experimental and theoretical research, with design and development of new class of micro/nano robotics systems. Education and research are coupled and therefore you, as a member of our department, will be involved in both the BSc- and MSc-programmes of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering, the MSc-programme of Systems and Control. You will have a contribution both in the research and educational tasks of the Department of Biomechanical Engineering.
We would like you to have:
You are a highly motivated and enthusiastic researcher with a PhD degree in mechanical engineering or comparable engineering backgrounds, with well-developed communication and project-management skills. A few years of (international) experience as postdoctoral researcher, and a significant publication record and teaching experience are a prerequisite. You can contribute to excellence in the field of robotics, including experimental work as well as modelling. Because women are still a minority in a number of fields, they are warmly invited to apply.INFORMATION AND APPLICATION
For additional information regarding this position, you can contact Prof. Sarthak Misra (s.misrautwente.nl)
You can apply for the position using the link below. Please include your CV (including list of publications), research statement, and a teaching statement. You can upload a maximum of 3 documents. The application deadline is August 15, 2018.
Conditions of employment
The University of Twente. We stand for life sciences and technology. High tech and human touch. Education and research that matter. New technology which leads change, innovation and progress in society. The University of Twente is the only campus university of the Netherlands; divided over five faculties we provide more than fifty educational programmes. We have a strong focus on personal development and talented researchers are given scope for carrying out groundbreaking research.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability status. Because of our diversity values we do particularly support women to apply.