Link Lab Job Openings

Link Lab is leading the way in the development and deployment of cyber-physical systems. With more than 30 affiliated faculty members and 200 graduate students, Link Lab teams are working together to create and disseminate the technologies that will shape society. We are looking for additions to our team.

Positions in Link Lab are hired through UVA Human Resouces.


Research Associate in Electrical and Computer Engineering

The Department of Computer Science and the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Virginia seek to hire a postdoctoral research associate to support the faculty and students in the CPS Link Lab.

The incumbent is expected to perform one or more of the following activities: generate novel research, contribute to writing papers and proposals, build and maintain CPS testbeds and systems, and mentor graduate students. Specific research area is Medical Cyber-Physical Systems.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Electrical and/or Computer Engineering by the start date. Proficient knowledge of computer word processing, spreadsheet, database software, power point, statistics and other software used in scientific research analysis are required. Research experience and significant implementation experience in Medical Cyber-Physical Systems is strongly preferred. Proficiency with C/C++ and Python programming in Linux and machine learning and data science is desirable. Demonstrated ability to be self-motivated, willing to take the lead and work independently and as a team member is required. Ability to write and communicate clearly and complete research findings in the English language are also required.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:  Apply online at UVA WorkDay Posting R0009889 and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the contact information for three individuals who can provide professional reference letters.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin on August 1, 2019, but the position will remain open until filled. The position has an anticipated start date of January 2020, but an earlier start date can be discussed.

This is a one-year appointment; however, appointment may be renewed for an additional two, one-year increments, contingent upon available funding and satisfactory performance.

For additional information about the position, please contact Homa Alemzadeh, Assistant Professor, at  or Lu Feng, Assistant Professor, at