Job ID: 197170

Assistant Professor, Robotics and Control Engineering, Tenure Track

United States Naval Academy

  • Oct. 17, 2022
  • Assistant Professor, Robotics and Control Engineering, Tenure Track
  • Weapons, Robotics, and Control Engineering
  • United States Naval Academy
    Annapolis, MD
  • Open until filled
  • July 2023
  • Assistant Professor
  • Transportation Engineering
    Optics & Optical Engineering
    Ocean Engineering
    Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering
    Mechanical Engineering
    Electrical and/or Electronics
    Computer Engineering
    Computer Science
    Bioengineering (all Bio-related fields)
    Engineering - Other

The U.S. Naval Academy invites applications for the Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) in Robotics and Control Engineering to begin as early as July 2023 in the Weapons, Robotics, and Control Engineering Department. Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2022 and continue until the position is filled.

The Robotics and Control Engineering major, an ABET accredited 4-year B.S. degree, prepares midshipmen for an increasingly autonomous world. The department faculty, a mix of civilian and military professors, focuses on quality in-person instruction in small undergraduate classes that average no more than twenty students. Engineering labs are equipped with state-of-the-art autonomy and control testbeds, machine vision and robotics platforms, biomechanics instrumentation, Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning (AI/ML), and rapid prototyping tools. A Ph.D. or equivalent in Robotics, Aerospace Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or other related STEM fields is required (anticipated completion of Ph.D. no later than June 2023 is acceptable). USNA embraces equal employment opportunity (EEO) and inclusiveness and provides competitive salaries commensurate with experience. Please visit the department website,, for additional information on the Robotics and Control Engineering major and facilities.

For more information about this position and how to apply please visit the USNA position announcement at

  • The U.S. Naval Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Department of the Navy provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. Applicants with disabilities who believe they require reasonable accommodation should contact our Human Resource Office to ensure that the Department of the Navy can consider such requests. The decision to grant an accommodation will be made on a case by case basis.

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