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At the PRISCA lab - University of Naples Federico II, we are looking for
multiple research position in social and assistive robotics.
Please find attached the call.
Dr. Alessandra Rossi
PRISCA research lab
Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
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Multiple Postdoc / Research Intern positions in social and assistive
robotics open at PRISCA Lab - University of Naples Federico II (Italy).
Start date: November/December 2023, from 1 to 2 years
Application deadline: August 31st, 2023
We are looking for exceptional and highly motivated candidates for multiple
full-time fixed-term research positions to join the PRISCA lab at the
University of Naples Federico II in the Department of Electrical
Engineering and Information Technologies.
The researcher will focus on one or more of the following fields/topics:
Theory of Mind in HRI
Applicants must have a PhD degree or equivalent research experience in
Artificial Intelligence, Computer Science or Engineering with a focus on
Intelligent Systems, Intelligent Robotics, Machine Learning and Human-Robot
Interaction is required. Applicants with a Master’s degree will be
considered in case they have 1 or more years of experience in the field. We
are also searching for a position with a background in psychology.
The candidates must have: strong background in programming with different
languages (including C/C++, Python) and developing applications for robots;
be capable of designing and conducting human-robot studies; experience with
both qualitative and quantitative methods; attitude to problem-solving; be
strongly motivated for team working; very good scientific writing and
Preferred Qualifications: collecting and analysing data, conducting
literature reviews and scientific track record, writing up academic
publications; experience with the robotic frameworks ROS; strong experience
with different robots (humanoid and non-humanoid); background in computer
vision, machine learning, neural networks, personalisation applied to
Send your complete application documents to email@example.com :
A 2-page motivation letter including a description of previous research
experience (1page) and current research interest, outlining the fit for the
Any English language and other relevant certificates.
Shortlisted candidate will be invited for an interview in September 2023.
The successful candidate will be working in Naples, Italy.
Naples (Italian: Napoli) is the third-largest city in Italy and is the
capital of the Campania region. World-known for its rich history, art,
culture, architecture, music, and gastronomy, Naples is a lively, exciting
and bustling city situated on the southwest coast in a gorgeous gulf, and
is surrounded by attractive tourist and archaeological sites such as Capri,
Ischia, Amalfi Coast, Pompei, Ercolano, Mount Vesuvius. See
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naples for further information.
For more details on the project, please email Prof. Silvia Rossi at
Info about the PRISCA lab can be found on the lab website