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Work type:Research Faculty
Senior management: College of Engineering
Department: Electrical and ComputerEngineering
Categories:Engineering, Research / Scientific
The Bradley Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering seeks applicants for a Postdoctoral Associate to conduct fundamental research in wireless networks, including 5G and next-G. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Conduct research under limited supervision
- Play a major role in problem identification and solution development
- Publish research findings in leading conferences and journals
- Work with graduate students and assist in their supervision
- Offer assistance in proposal writing, report preparation, and presentation to sponsors
- Ph.D. in Electrical or Computer Engineering or Computer Science. PhD must be awarded no more than four years prior to the effective date of appointment with a minimum of one year eligibility remaining.
- Demonstrated knowledge in wireless networks
- Publications in leading conferences and journals
- Publications in leading conferences such as IEEE INFOCOM, ACM MobiCom, ACM MobiHoc
- Formal graduate course work in optimizations, algorithm design, and wireless communications
Commensurate with Experience
The successful Candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check
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