Open Call for Application – American postdoctoral research scholar in agricultural robotics at North Carolina State University. Application is open for a full-time postdoctoral research associate position working with Dr. Lirong Xiang in the field of automation and robotics in agricultural applications, the Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering at North Carolina State University is accepting applications.
The initial appointment will be for a year, but there is a chance it might be extended.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND OBLIGATIONS:
The chosen applicant will conduct research, create excellent publications, supervise graduate and undergraduate students, manage research and extension teams, and take part in grant writing.
PREFERENCES AND REQUIREMENTS:
Department-specific competencies, The chosen applicant is anticipated to hold a Ph.D. in agricultural engineering, electrical engineering, computer engineering, mechanical engineering, or a closely related field, or to have completed all Ph.D. requirements in those fields.
A proven track record in at least one of the following disciplines is required for the ideal applicant: robotic control and manipulation, mechanical design, electrical design, computer vision, and/or machine learning.
Years of Experience, Skills, Education, and Training are Preferable. Strong communication abilities in both writing and speaking and programming are sought.
NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Note: NC State University is an employer that values diversity and equal opportunity. Without regard to a person’s race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as a person with a handicap, or status as a protected veteran, all qualified applicants shall be given consideration for employment.