Job ID: 147883

PhD position with Research Assistantship

University of Vermont

  • Oct. 20, 2020
  • PhD position with Research Assistantship
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • University of Vermont
    Burlington, VT
  • Feb. 1, 2021
  • Available Immediately
  • Graduate Student
  • Robotics
    Mechanical Engineering
    Engineering Physics
    Electrical and/or Electronics

A PhD position with Research Assistantship in the field of mechatronics, micro-robotics, MEMS, and flexible device is available at the University of Vermont, USA. Applications are invited for one doctoral research position at UVM Microengineering Lab in the Department of Mechanical Engineering to begin immediately. The successful student will work together with Prof. Wei Li. Applicants must have earned an MS degree and must meet minimum GPA/GRE/TOEFL requirements for Ph.D. admission. (Outstanding applicants without MS degree are also encouraged to apply)

Interested candidates should send a CV with a publication list, a short description of research interests, a course transcript, and names of three references from previous research positions, by email to:

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a suitable candidate is found. More information about the UVM Microengineering Lab can be found at:

Founded in 1791, UVM has been called one of the "public ivies" and is consistently ranked as one of the top public universities in the United States. The University is located in Burlington, Vermont, which is rated as one of the best small cities in America. The greater Burlington area has a population of about 200,000 and enjoys a panoramic setting on the shores of Lake Champlain, between the Green Mountains of Vermont and the Adirondack Mountains of New York. Burlington and the surrounding area provide an environment rich in cultural and recreational activities for individuals and families.

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Contact Information

  • Prof. Wei Li
    Mechanical Engineering
    University of Vermont
    33 Colchester Ave
    Burlington, VT 05405

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