UK: PhD and Postdoc Positions in Engineering and Social Sciences at University of Birmingham
Description:You will work as part of the European FP7 project CoDyCo (codyco.eu). The University of Birmingham is among a consortium of leading European labs including IIT in Italy, UPMC in France, TU Darmstadt in Germany, and JSI in Slovenia.
At Birmingham you will be a member of the IRLab, a group with six faculty, seven research fellows and fifteen research students. The lab has state of the art equipment with access to a wide range of advanced platforms for mobility and manipulation (http://www.cs.bham.ac.uk/research/groupings/robotics/).
You will also be part of the Centre for Computation Neuroscience and Cognitive Robotics (http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/research/activity/cncr/index.aspx), with additional equipment for motion analysis and psychophysics.
Eligibility:Applicants should have a Bachelors, Master’s, or Phd degree as relevant in Computer Science, Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, or Bio), Mathematics, Physics, Psychology, or Neurosciences. You should have excellent mathematical and coding skills. Skills and a research record in human experimentation, biomechanics, modelling, and analysis are a plus.
To apply: first contact Michael Mistry (email@example.com), with your CV and transcript. Put “CoDyCo PhD application” or “CoDyCo PostDoc application” as appropriate in the subject line.
Deadline: is the 22nd November 2013, late applications may be considered if the appointment process has not gone too far.