Postdoc in Robotics and AI, University of Manchester UK

Deadline: April 1, 2023, 11 p.m.

The field of Robotics and Artificial Intelligence (AI) is advancing rapidly and has tremendous potential for making a positive impact in various industries. With the growth of this field, there has been an increase in the demand for experts who can drive innovation and research in this area. The University of Manchester's Cognitive Robotics Lab is seeking a talented individual to join their team as a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Robotics and Artificial Intelligence.

About the Position

The Postdoctoral Research Associate will work on the UKRI/EPSRC project "Trustworthy Autonomous Systems Node on Trust," which is a collaborative project between the University of Manchester, Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh, and Imperial College London. The successful candidate will also be part of the US THRIVE++ project on trust and theory of mind. The research associate will conduct research on robot cognitive architectures for theory of mind and trust, utilizing a combination of machine learning and robotics methodologies.

Available Level of Study

A PhD (or equivalent) in Computer Science, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, or a related discipline is required for this position. In addition to this, the ideal candidate must possess excellent programming skills and have experience with robotics and/or machine learning.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, visit the following site: For any informal enquiries, please email Professor Angelo Cangelosi at [email protected].

Additional Information

The expected start date for this position is April 1, 2023, and it is a 12-month period, with the possibility of extension. The successful candidate will work in close collaboration with Professor Angelo Cangelosi and the other project partners and will be based in the Cognitive Robotics Lab at the University of Manchester's Department of Computer Science.

In conclusion, this is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to be at the forefront of the rapidly growing field of Robotics and Artificial Intelligence. If you have a passion for robotics and AI and want to work on projects that are shaping the future, then this is the perfect opportunity for you. Apply now and join the team at the University of Manchester's Cognitive Robotics Lab!

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