The UCD Rehabilitation Engineering and Robotics Laboratory, part of the UCD Centre for Biomedical Engineering and across the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering and the School of Mechanical & Materials Engineering, have an immediate opening for a postdoctoral researcher to join the group. The appointment will be made for an early post-doctoral researcher.

The researcher will work on the development of a prototype robot for rehabilitation training as part of a project (acronym HaCT) funded by Enterprise Ireland. The project aims at developing the prototype of a novel Haptic Cycling Training system that will be used to train disabled individuals. The researcher will be tasked with part of the design and fabrication of the prototype. This is a research focused role, where you will conduct a specified programme of research supported by research training and development under the supervision and direction of a Principal Investigator.The primary purpose of the role is to further develop your research skills and competences, includingthe processes of publication in peer-reviewed academic publications, the development of funding proposals, the mentorship of graduate students along with the opportunity to develop your skills in research led teaching.

The post is for 9 months, with possibility of extending depending on funding availability.
This post targets individuals at their first post-doctoral experience. Candidatures from PhD candidates with set graduation date will be considered and are encouraged.
For further information and for applications visit (reference number 011123).

Informal queries can be directed to Dr. Giacomo Severini (