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Post Doctoral Position in Underwater Robotics

The Johns Hopkins University Dynamical Systems and Control Laboratory (DSCL, and Department of Mechanical Engineering is seeing a post doctoral or research scientist position in underwater robotics in the area of underwater vehicle navigation, dynamics, and control. We seek highly qualified post-doctoral candidates with experience in the theory and/or practice of underwater vehicle engineering, and an interest in the development, study, and evaluation of novel technologies for underwater robotic vehicles, with a particular emphasis on underwater robotic vehicles for oceanographic research. The project will involve theoretical research and experiments in the laboratory and at sea. The post-doctoral researcher will have the opportunity to lead novel directions of research, interact with robotics faculty and students at JHU Laboratory for Computational Sensing and Robotics (LCSR, and have access to state-of-the-art research facilities.

Applicants should send a cover letter with statement of intent, recent CV (including a full list of publications, brief summary of qualifications and experience, PhD institution, thesis advisor name(s), thesis title and date, and names and contact information of three references), and several selected publications in a single pdf file to Professor Louis Whitcomb ( with the subject line Post Doctoral Position in Underwater Robotics. The position is available immediately and applications will be considered until it is filled. The University is committed to building a diverse environment; women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. The Johns Hopkins University is an EEO/AA Employer.


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