The Humanoid Sensing and Perception Research Line at Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT) is seeking a post doc on Object grasping and manipulation.
The selected candidate will join the interdisciplinary team of the iCub project. We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic post doc who will join our team to advance the capabilities of humanoid robots to interact with the environment by grasping and manipulating objects in presence of uncertainties. In this project we will study algorithms for object perception, grasp planning and in-hand object manipulation using tactile feedback.
The ideal candidate will have
The successful candidate will be offered a salary commensurate to experience and skills.
Expected start date could be May 1st, 2019.
Please apply by March 23rd, 2019, by sending your application to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting exactly “BC #BDIITLF69 – NAT1-BIP18 – postdoc grasping” in the e-mail subject. Your application shall contain a detailed CV, university transcripts, a research statement and the contact information of two referees.
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