[Comp-neuro] Associate Professor / Professor Post in Robotic and Neural Systems

Thomas Wennekers thomas.wennekers at plymouth.ac.uk
Wed Sep 22 19:30:31 CEST 2010

Associate Professor (Reader) / Professor in Robotics and Neural Systems
  Faculty of Science and Technology 

School of Computing and Mathematics 

Centre for Robotics and Neural Systems 

Ref: A1905 

Salary £45155 to £59089 pa – Grade 9 / Senior Manager Scale 

The Centre for Robotics and Neural Systems is inviting applicants for a post 
of Professor or Associate Professor (Reader) in one, or more, of the fields of 
computational neuroscience, cognitive robotics, and computational 
intelligence. You will be working in a large inter-disciplinary research team 
at the Centre for Robotics and Neural Systems and the School of Computing and 
Mathematics. This new post is part of the university’s strategic investment in 
research, following the success of the centre at the latest Research 
Assessment Exercise (RAE2008).      

You must have a strong track record of research at world leading and/or 
international excellence level, including publications in the leading journals 
in the field. A sustainable track record of grant income, leadership of 
research laboratory/group, and evidence of research impact and peer esteem at 
international excellence level is also essential. The offer of a full 
Professor, or an Associate Professor (Reader), post will be commensurate to 
the track record of the candidate. 

Recruitment and selection will be based on individual merit, however, we 
should particularly like to encourage applications from women, black and 
minority ethnic people who are under-represented in the Faculty of Science and 
For more information on the centre please visit 

For an informal discussion, please contact Professor Angelo Cangelosi on 01752 
586217 or email angelo.cangelosi at plymouth.ac.uk although applications must be 
made in accordance with the details shown. 

Closing date: 12 noon, Friday 22 October 2010 

For further information see

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