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Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the area of Variable Stiffness Robotics to develop a Superhuman Augmentation Technology

Mechanical Engineering

Superhuman Augmentation
The ARC Lab at Vanderbilt University invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the area of Variable Stiffness Robotics to develop a Superhuman Augmentation Technology. Candidates with strong interest in the application to variable stiffness devices for human assistance and performance augmentation are encouraged to apply.

The successful applicant will play a key role in developing new variable stiffness spring actuators for robot locomotion, and variable stiffness exoskeleton devices for human performance augmentation.

 

Applications, assembled into a single PDF file, should contain a CV, short cover letter including your background – examples of relevant previous work – technical skillset, research interests and goals – explain why you are interested in the position, and why you feel qualified for it – list of publications as well as the name and contact information of two references. 

The position comes with competitive remuneration determined based on research achievements, experience, and qualifications of the applicant. Applications will be processed as they arrive until the position is filled. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview. The position is available with immediate effect.

Jean Miller
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Phone: (615) 322-2443
2019-10-07 15:12:34

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