Lecturer – Bio-Inspired Engineering

The School of Mechanical, Materials and Mechatronic Engineering is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic lecturer with expertise in the biomechatronics or biomechanical branch of bio-inspired engineering. The successful candidate will teach at all levels of the curriculum including the team-taught introductory engineering subjects and specialised subjects on bio-inspired actuators and sensors, bio-inspired manufacturing, bio-inspired mechanical design, bio-inspired modelling, and similar, depending on the expertise of a successful candidate. The successful candidate will be expected to establish a vigorous research program that complements and enhances the extensive interdisciplinary engineering network at the University of Wollongong, particularly in the areas of soft robotics, bio-inspired robotics, advanced smart materials and structures and their applications, bionics, and innovative fabrication methodologies including nano/micro/macro manufacturing.

University of Wollongong

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