Assistant/Associate/Professor


University of Michigan
Robotics Department

The Robotics Department in the College of Engineering at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor invites applications for junior or senior faculty positions that will join our mission to accelerate advances in robotics for the benefit of society. Successful candidates will have a relevant doctorate or equivalent experience and an outstanding record of achievement and impactful research in academia, industry, and/or at national laboratories. They will have a strong record or commitment to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, to providing service to the university and to the profession, and to broadening the intellectual diversity of the College.

The Robotics Department seeks to fill three tenure-track faculty positions. One of the positions will focus on the area of perception for robotics. The other two positions do not focus on a specific area. The Robotics Department invites candidates across all research areas relevant to robotics to apply. Women and underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply.

Please see application instructions and further information at https://robotics.umich.edu/jobs/.

Application review will begin on November 15, 2022 and will be reviewed on a rolling basis. All applications submitted by December 16, 2022 will receive full consideration.

The Robotics Department at the College of Engineering is committed to providing its members with an environment filled with integrity, enthusiasm, and respect. For more information about our values, please see: https://robotics.umich.edu/about/values/

The University of Michigan is one of the world’s leading research universities, with $1.71B in research expenditures (FY2022). It is ranked the #1 public research university by the National Science Foundation, and 3rd best U.S. public university by US News and World Report (2022). With 19 schools and colleges, the University is rich with opportunities for collaboration and cross-disciplinary inquiry. We are located in Ann Arbor, MI, which is ranked the #1 Best College Town in the U.S. by WalletHub (2021), #2 City with the Best Public Schools in America by Niche.com (2021), and #1 Best Places to Live for Families by Fortune (2022).

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The University of Michigan is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer with an Active Dual-Career Assistance Program. The College of Engineering is especially interested in candidates who contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.