Looking for a postdoc in AgRobotics. Candidates with experience in legged robots/ground robots/machine vision/artificial intelligence are welcome to apply. Please join me in revolutionizing agriculture!

Job Duties: The Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering at North Carolina State University invites applications for a full-time postdoctoral research associate to work with Dr. Lirong Xiang in the area of automation and robotics in agricultural applications. The initial appointment will be for one year, with the possibility of extension.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The successful candidate is expected to carry out research projects, write high-quality manuscripts, mentor graduate and undergraduate students, coordinate research and extension teams, and participate in grant writing.

Requirements and Preferences:

Department Required Skills, The successful candidate is expected to have a Ph.D. or met all Ph.D. requirements in Agricultural Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or other closely related disciplines.

The ideal candidate must have a strong track record in at least one of the following areas: Robotic control and manipulation, mechanical design, electrical design, computer vision, and/or machine learning.

Preferred: Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education. Strong programming skills and oral and written communication skills are desired.

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process are welcome to contact 919-515-3148 to speak with a representative at the Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity. If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or workatncstate@ncsu.edu.

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. Degree(s) must be obtained prior to start date in order to meet qualifications and receive credit.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.


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