Open PhD (as Research Assistant) and Postdoctoral Positions

Several PhD (as Research Assistants) and Postdoctoral positions are available with the Distributed Control and Dynamical Systems (DCDS) Laboratory in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics at Lehigh University. All candidates with strong backgrounds in mechnical engineering, electrical engineering, computer science or applied mathematics are encouraged to apply. Our current research focus are (1) real-time pecerption and planning of team of robots, (2) networked control systems, (3) risk analysis of nonlinear systems.

As employees of Lehigh University, postdocs will receive a competitive salary, travel budget, benefits, and discounts for health insurance.

Interested applicants may contact Prof. Nader Motee ( by sending him the following information: (1) one-page research statement explaining how his/her background fits the research areas, (2) detailed CV (for postdoc applicants, please include a list of publications), (3) two reference letters. All documents should be sent in PDF format.