PhD positions in robotics at the University of California, Merced

Multiple PhD positions in robotics are available at the University of California, Merced. Applicants with prior experience in multi-robot systems and/or grasping are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates should apply to the graduate program in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.

For more information about the admission procedure and the program please visit:

Application Deadline: Jan 15, 2018
Start date: Aug 15, 2018

Financial support is available for exceptionally qualified students on a competitive basis. Early applicants will be eligible for additional fellowships.

About UC Merced: The University of California, Merced is the newest and 10th campus in the University of California system and the first American research university founded in the twenty-first century. Graduate students at UC Merced enjoy the benefits of a major research university as well as the personalized attention of an intimate campus setting. Together with UC Berkeley, UC Davis and UC Santa Cruz, UC Merced is part of the Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society (CITRIS). Partnerships with CITRIS, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, the Sierra Nevada Research Institute and other signature research institutes offer plenty of opportunities for interdisciplinary research. The University of California, Merced is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

Stefano Carpin, Ph.D.
School of Engineering
University of California, Merced