Tenure Track Faculty in Robotics

University of Texas Austin

United States


The Robotics Consortium at the University of Texas at Austin invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions at all levels. Outstanding candidates in all areas of Robotics will be considered.

The current robotics faculty includes representatives from several departments who work to advance fundamental scientific and engineering knowledge, as well as on numerous applications including social, rehabilitation, vehicles, drilling, manufacturing, space, nuclear, and defense.  Full detail on our program are available at http://robotics.utexas.edu.  The group is scheduled to begin occupying space in a custom-renovated historic building at the center of campus starting in the spring of 2020


Tenure-track positions require a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in a relevant area at the time of employment.  Successful candidates are expected to pursue an active research program, to teach both graduate and undergraduate courses, and to supervise students in research. The University is fully committed to building a diverse faculty and we are interested in candidates who will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in higher education through their teaching, research, and service.

Application Instructions

All applications must be submitted electronically at https://apps.ece.utexas.edu/apply.  

We will begin evaluation of applications immediately and will continue throughout the academic year until positions are filled. Earlier submission by November 15, 2019 is strongly encouraged.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, current curriculum vita, statement of research and teaching philosophy, and a statement describing their commitment to promoting diversity and inclusion through their research, teaching, and/or service. At least three references who will submit original letters of reference should be included.

The successful candidate will be required to complete an Employment Eligibility Verification form and provide documents to verify identity and eligibility to work in the U.S. A security sensitive background check will be conducted on the applicant selected. The University of Texas at Austin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

In addition, to ensure that your application is connected with the robotics search, please send your cover letter and CV to
 faculty_jobs_robotics@utlists.utexas.edu(link sends e-mail)


In your application, please refer to Polytechnicpositions.com