Assistant/Associate/Full Professor – Position #44473

University of Missouri-Kansas City
School of Science and Engineering Division of Energy, Matter & Systems

The University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) Division of Energy, Matter and Systems (EMS) is seeking applications for a cluster hire for full-time, 9-month, benefit-eligible, ranked tenure-eligible faculty position in Robotics & Autonomous Systems at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level, starting in Fall 2023.  Candidates in all areas of Robotics & Autonomous Systems are encouraged to apply with particular emphasis on:  Biomechanical Robotics; Unmanned Aircraft; Human-Machine Teaming; Multi-Agent Systems; Automated Manufacturing; and others. Successful applicants will have access to facilities at the SSE and the Missouri Institute of Defense and Energy (MIDE). These facilities have been used to support $50M in externally awarded grants and contracts from various federal agencies including DOD, NSF, and NIH. See

Apply via the UMKC online application.  Use Chrome browser and go to  Click on View Jobs. Then search for 44473 (the position number), then click on the position for the full job description.  At the top right will be an Apply for Job link, click on it (you will be asked to register if you are a new user). Combine all application materials (a letter of interest and teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae, current contact information for a list of at least five current references) into one PDF or Microsoft Word document and upload as a resume attachment.

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