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Boston University POSTDOCTORAL ASSOCIATE, College of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering in BOSTON, Massachusetts

The Material Robotics Lab ( at Boston University is seeking a highly-motivated postdoc to join our teams research efforts in the broad areas of soft robotics and surgical robotics with applications in interventional endoscopy. Strong design, prototyping and system integration skills are needed. Experience with animal experiments and ability to work collaboratively with clinicians is helpful. Qualified applicants should respond by email as soon as possible to Prof. Sheila Russo with a description of their qualifications, academic background, PhD thesis, publications, career goals, and availability. They should specify which position they are interested in and include pdf's of up to 3 publications. Initial appointments will be for one year with the possibility of extension.

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Doctoral degree required.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, natural or protective hairstyle, religion, sex, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military service, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, or because of marital, parental, or veteran status. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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