Professor in Robotics and Autonomous Systems

Employer: UEA
Job location
Norwich, England
Job salary
A competitive salary is available for an outstanding candidate
Job term
Full Time
Job closing date

FACULTY OF SCIENCE

School of Engineering

Professor in Robotics and Autonomous Systems

 • Ref: ATR1549

A competitive salary is available for an outstanding candidate

The new School of Engineering is looking to appoint a Professor in Robotics and Autonomous Systems with a proven leadership record to capitalise on the recent investment in robotics and manufacturing engineering at UEA.

You will work closely with the academics in manufacturing and with relevant researchers in the School of Computing Sciences to develop the University’s reputation in these areas, both through world-class research and by delivering impact to local and global industry. In addition the post-holder will support the Head of the School of Engineering and other colleagues to increase the quality and impact of research in the school and to improve the readiness of our graduates to make a difference in a range of engineering sectors.

You will also contribute to the development of our state-of-the-art Productivity East facility - a new regional hub for engineering, technology and management. Together, our students, academics and businesses will explore new ideas to develop prototype designs and create innovative products and services.

Detailed requirements can be found in the role and person specifications.

We particularly welcome applications from suitably qualified female academics to join our diverse senior team within the School.

This post is available from 1 August 2021 on a full-time, indefinite basis.  

Closing date:  22 June 2021.

To apply for this vacancy, please follow the online instructions at: https://myview.uea.ac.uk/webrecruitment/

The University is a Silver Athena Swan Award holder.