[Comp-neuro] [jobs] Post-doc in Developmental Robotics, closing date 28th April

Patricia Shaw phs at aber.ac.uk
Tue Apr 19 11:21:44 CEST 2016

Post-Doctoral Research Associate, (Fixed Term until 31 March 2018)
Institute of Mathematics, Physics and Computer Science, Aberystwyth 
University, Wales, UK
Grade 7 - £32,600 - £37,768
Closing Date: Midnight 28 April 2016

Applicants are invited to join the Robotics Laboratory for a project 
(entitled “Developmental Algorithms for Robotics”). The project is 
focusing on developmental robotic learning based on an iCub humanoid 
robot. This is a three year EPSRC funded project running at Aberystwyth 
University started March 2015, with the support of an International 
Scientific Advisory Board consisting of leading developmental 

We wish to appoint a Post-Doctoral Research Associate who will develop 
models based on the psychological literature, and conduct experiments on 
our iCub humanoid robot. The successful candidate will have appropriate 
modelling skills and experience, and proven abilities in this area. 
Other tasks include writing scientific documents and papers, documenting 
experiments and writing reports, supervising a PhD student and 
collaborating with other researchers. Regular European travel will be 

The project ends March 2018, with the fixed-term contract running to 
this date.
For informal enquiries contact Patricia Shaw: phs at aber.ac.uk +44 (0)1970 
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