The Dynamic Interaction Control Research Line ( https://dic.iit.it/ ) at Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT) is seeking to appoint a research fellow on the topic of physical human robot collaboration and exoskeleton control.
The selected candidate will join the interdisciplinary team of the iCub ecosystem.
She/he will work in the framework of European Project “Advancing Anticipatory Behaviors in Dyadic Human-Robot Collaboration – An.Dy” funded by the European Commission with Grant Agreement n. 731540 ( https://andy-project.eu/ ) and contribute to the joint laboratory between IIT and Honda Research Institute JP ( https://dic.iit.it/joint-labs/honda-research-institute-japan ).
Furthermore, he/she will design and implement control algorithms in the context of physical human-robot collaboration and exoskeleton control. For this, we are looking for a talented and enthusiastic fellow who will join our team to bring modern robotics control, perception planning techniques to real scenarios of human robot collaboration and exoskeleton control.
The successful candidate will be offered a salary commensurate to experience and skills.
Expected start date would be February 2020.
Please apply within December, 7th 2019, by sending your application to email@example.com quoting “phrc-exo BC 77839 - 77840” in the e-mail subject. Your application shall contain a detailed CV, university transcripts, a motivation letter and contact information of two referees.
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