Date Posted
13 Apr 2024

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PhD Project
Universidad Tecnica Federico Santa Maria


13 Apr 2024

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Position Description

The Advanced Center for Electrical and Electronic Engineering (AC3E) is offering postdoctoral
fellowships, in any of the following lines of research of the Center: Control and Automation,
Renewable Energy and Power Conversion, Robotics, Electrical Systems, Data Analytics and
Computational Intelligence, and Biomedical Systems.
The AC3E is part of Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María (USM), one of the most
prestigious universities in Chile and Latin America, being ranked #1 in Latin America in Electronic &
Electrical Engineering and in Automation & Control, according to the ARWU Shanghai Ranking by
Subject 2019. Created in 2014, AC3E groups individual research efforts into multi- and interdisciplinary
teams and focus research towards industry related problems to spark innovation.

How to Apply

Required Documents 1. Cover letter stating your motivation to join AC3E. 2. Curriculum Vitae, including a list of publications. 3. Documentation providing evidence of the possession of a PhD. 4. Contact details of at least two referees (recent supervisor is encouraged), that may be contacted for a reference letter. Important Information • The postdoctoral fellowships are initially for two years (evaluated on a yearly basis). • Required documents should be provided in English in a single PDF file. • AC3E is located at UTFSM main campus in Valparaiso, Chile. • Selected candidates are expected to join AC3E no later than December 2020. • AC3E is committed to gender diversity and inclusion. • English proficiency accreditation is welcomed. • Deadline for application submissions is May 31, 2020, but call will remain open until fulfilling positions. • Applications should be sent to with subject POSTDOC POSITIONS 2020-1 • Additional information can be found at and at • Further enquiries can be addressed to

Position Category: Engineering. Position Type: PhD Project. Salary: €20'000 - €30'000.