Lecturer in Robotics

Maynooth, Ireland
€52,326 - €82,267 per annum (7 points)
05 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
09 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Department : Electronic Engineering 

Closing Date : 09-Dec-2018

Maynooth University is committed to a strategy in which the primary University goals of excellent research and scholarship and outstanding education are interlinked and equally valued. We are seeking an excellent academic to join our staff as a Lecturer in the Department of Electronic Engineering to support our new programme in Robotics and Intelligent Devices, and to expand on our existing research activities in this area. The person appointed will have a proven record of teaching, research and publication, appropriate to career stage.

Applications are encouraged from candidates with expertise and research interests in the broad field of robotics. We particularly welcome candidates with an established research record in any of the following areas: autonomous mobile systems (including drones and vehicles), manipulation and compliant motion control, sensing, perception and cognition, navigation, real time AI, continuous learning and long term autonomy, and the human-robot interface. Candidates with strong research interests in the broader field of robotics are also encouraged to apply.

Lecturer Salary Scale: €52,326 - €82,267 per annum (7 points)

Appointment will be made in accordance with the Department of Finance pay guidelines.

*New entrants to the public sector will be appointed on the first point of the above scale.

Closing Date:

23:30hrs (local Irish time) on Friday, 9 December 2018.

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system.

Late applications will not be accepted.

Maynooth University is an equal opportunities employer. 
The position is subject to the Statutes of the University