Post-doctoral Fellowship in Robotics, Systems and Control – Zurich, Switzerland

Posted 2 years ago

The Institute for Dynamic Systems and Control is offering a post-doctoral fellowship in the general area of Robotics, Systems and Control. You are expected to devote 2/3 of your time to research and 1/3 of your time to teaching.

Job description

You are free to choose your research topic, provided that it has synergies with existing research at the institute. The teaching responsibilities consist of supporting two classes in the Master of Science in Robotics, Systems and Control graduate program: Dynamic Programming and Optimal Control and Recursive Estimation.

We offer

We offer up to a three-year appointment at the standard ETH Post-doc salary level.

Your profile

  • Defended their PhD thesis at the time of appointment
  • A strong background in robotics, systems and control
  • Peer-reviewed publications in top-tier journals and conference proceedings
  • Excellent communication skills in English

ETH Zurich

ETH Zurich is one of the world’s leading universities specialising in science and technology. We are renowned for our excellent education, cutting-edge fundamental research and direct transfer of new knowledge into society. Over 30,000 people from more than 120 countries find our university to be a place that promotes independent thinking and an environment that inspires excellence. Located in the heart of Europe, yet forging connections all over the world, we work together to develop solutions for the global challenges of today and tomorrow.


We look forward to receiving your online application with the following documents:

  • CV
  • Up to two-page statement of objectives and research interests
  • Copies of transcripts in English of all degrees obtained
  • Names and contact information of up to three references
  • Up to two peer-reviewed publications

Applications received before May 1, 2022, will receive full consideration. The start date is flexible, but must be no later than September 1, 2022.

Please note that we exclusively accept applications submitted through our online application portal. Applications via email or postal services will not be considered.

Further information about the Institute for Dynamic Systems and Control can be found on our website. Questions regarding the position should be directed to Mrs Helen Hanimann, email (no applications).

In line with our values, ETH Zurich encourages an inclusive culture. We promote equality of opportunity, value diversity and nurture a working and learning environment in which the rights and dignity of all our staff and students are respected. Visit our Equal Opportunities and Diversity website to find out how we ensure a fair and open environment that allows everyone to grow and flourish.

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Job CategoryInternship and training, Postdoctoral

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