The iCub team (https://www.iit.it/research/lines/icub) at Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT) is looking for a highly motivated post doc researcher with strong enthusiasm to work with robotic platforms and skills to investigate (and implement) algorithms for autonomous navigation and self-localization in known environments. The project will be carried out on the R1 platform, a full-fledged humanoid specifically designed to operate in domestic and professional environments (e.g. hospitals).
A video description of the main characteristics of the R1 humanoid can be found at the following address:
Tasks will be:
The research project will be carried on in collaboration with an industrial partner actively working in the field of service robotics in Healthcare.
The successful candidate will be offered a salary commensurate to experience and skills.
Please apply by June 5, 2019, by sending your application to email@example.com quoting exactly “BC76597 – KM1 – Post-doc in autonomous navigation for mobile robots” in the e-mail subject. Your application shall contain a detailed CV, a research statement, and the contact information of two referees.
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Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia is an Equal Opportunity Employer that actively seeks diversity in the workforce.