This RF post will take place at UCL, Department of Computer Science, and in particular, the Robot Perception and Learning (RPL) lab, as part of the RoboHike UKRI-FLF project on “Autonomous Quadrupedal Robot Navigation and Hiking in Challenging Rough Terrains”
The main duties and responsibilities are:
To carry out excellent research on legged locomotion and navigation (via learning, e.g., DL, IL, RL).
Produce publications, or other research outputs, in line with personal objectives agreed with line manager.
The main requirements are:
Expertise in robot perception and/or learning.
Experience with real robot platforms.
PhD in robotics.
Excellent publication record with respect to the current career level.
Good interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills.
Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team.
Appointment at Grade 8 will be determined by depth of experience and track record.
Applicants should apply online. To access further details about the position and how to apply please click on the ‘Apply’ button above.
If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Dr Dimitrios Kanoulas ([email protected])
Latest time for the submission of applications: 23:59.
We particularly welcome female applicants and those from an ethnic minority, as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.
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We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible.
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