So, Where’s My Robot?

Thoughts on Social Machine Learning

Postdoc Position: Interactive Robot Learning

The Socially Intelligent Machines Lab at Georgia Tech is looking for a postdoc.

The work will focus on HRI for robots that learn interactively from human teachers. This will involve algorithm development, robot control implementation, and system evaluation with human subjects. The experience will include working with undergraduate, MS and PhD students, and with interdisciplinary faculty collaborators.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a field clearly related to the research area above.

Qualified applicants should provide the following materials:

  • Cover letter briefly describing your background (including information about PhD institution, dissertation, and abstract) and career plans
  • Date of availability to start the postdoc
  • CV
  • Names and contact information for at least three references including the PhD advisor,
  • Link to a research web site.

These documents should be submitted as a single PDF to Prof. Andrea L. Thomaz with the email subject line: “Postdoc Candidate”

The position is guaranteed for a year from the start date, with a possible second year extension.   The position has been open since June 4.  We are currently reviewing applications and hope to fill the position as soon as possible.

June 15th, 2010 Posted by | Announcements, GT Lab Updates | no comments