Post-doc in Cognitive Robotics at Eurecat Technology Center (Barcelona, Spain)
The Robotics Unit at Eurecat Technology Center (Barcelona, Spain) is looking for a post-doc researcher in Cognitive Robotics to work in robot behavior modelling based on reasoning and learning.
More information about the vacancy here: http://catalonia.com/.content/documents/2020/Vacancies-cognitive-robotics-Eurecat.pdf
This is a 2-year grant under the Tecniospring INDUSTRY fellowship programme, co-financed by the European Union through the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Action “Co-funding of regional, national and international programmes (COFUND)”. Therefore, successful candidates will be Marie Skłodowska-Curie fellows as well as Tecniospring INDUSTRY fellows.
The selected applicant will write, together with Eurecat, a project proposal that adapts to both the researcher and the institution interests.
Duration: 2 years
Call deadline: November 16th, 2020 (14:00 Barcelona time)
Evaluation process: until March 2021
Start of fellowships: from March to September 2021
Some conditions for incoming mobility:
the applicant must: a) hold a doctorate and have 2 years’ full-time additional research experience (or the equivalent, working part-time) after qualifying, or b) have at least 6 years’ full-time research experience (or the equivalent working part-time) after having obtained the academic qualification enabling them to study for a doctorate.
Researchers must not have lived or engaged in their main activity (work, study) in Spain for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately preceding the date on which the call closes.
Full description of the call here: http://catalonia.com/innovate-in-catalonia/tecniospringplus/tecniospringcall.jsp
What Eurecat Robotics can offer you
Eurecat, Technology Centre brings together the expertise of 600 professionals and serving more than a thousand companies. Applied R + D, technological services, highly technoscientific training, technology consulting and professional events are some of the services that Eurecat offers for companies of all sectors.
The Robotics and Automation Unit is specialized in research and development on Ground, Aerial and Industrial Robotics. With a strong focus on our customers and partners needs, our mission is to enhance the capabilities and reliability of autonomous systems operating in realistic scenarios, improving the existing technology and enabling new applications. For over 15 years, the group has been involved in several of the most successful European projects in robotics. Please check our website for more details about our research, projects and videos:
Our laboratory is located in Cerdanyola del Vallès, just outside Barcelona city (Spain). Barcelona besides being easily connected to the rest of Europe, provides a great quality of life and a great robotics ecosystem full of initiatives, research groups, robotics companies and interesting events. And many more to come!