We’re Hiring!

The College of Computer and Information Science, the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and the Department of Mechanical and Industrial 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.

For information on how to apply, please visit http://robotics.neu.edu or feel free to contact one of us: Robert Platt (r.platt@northeastern.edu, Taskin Padir (t.padir@northeastern.edu), Hanumant Singh (ha.singh@northeastern.edu, Chris Amato (c.amato@northeastern.edu), Sam Felton (s.felton@northeastern.edu), or Peter Whitney (j.whitney@northeastern.edu).

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. Review of applications will begin immediately and will proceed until the positions are filled. Applications submitted by 12/1/2016 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.

To apply please visit the online application links: