RESEARCH ASSOCIATE IN ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING FULL-TIME POSITION

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 https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs  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 ha4d@virginia.edu  or Lu Feng, Assistant Professor, at lf9u@virginia.edu.
For questions about the application process, please contact Rich Haverstrom, Faculty Search Advisor, at rkh6j@virginia.edu.

For information about the Link Lab go to https://engineering.virginia.edu/link-lab/

 

 

POST-DOC RESEARCH ASSOCIATE POSITION

The School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Virginia seeks to hire multiple Research Scientists and Post Doc (Research Associates) to support the newly formed Link Lab. The incumbents are expected to perform one or more of the following activities: generate novel research, write proposals, direct graduate students, work with multiple faculty members, build and maintain CPS systems and support the transfer of technology to Industry. Specific examples of research areas of particular interest to our program include, but are not limited to:

  • Formal and model-based reasoning through all levels of design and operation
  • Sensor design, including RF sensing, novel sensing devices, and application thereof
  • RF and mixed-signal circuits
  • Robotics, drones, and autonomous and connected vehicles
  • Machine learning and signal processing as applied to cyber-physical systems
  • Communications, and networking and applications to support the internet of things
  • Cyber-Physical Systems with humans in the loop; human-automation interaction
  • Smart Cities
  • Smart and Connected Health
  • Other areas related to Cyber-Physical Systems

To be considered for the Post Doc (Research Associates), candidates must have a PhD in an engineering field or science or, preferably in Computer Science and Engineering, or Electrical engineering. Research experience and significant implementation experience in one of the areas of interest to the Link Lab is strongly preferred. Proficient knowledge of computer word processing, spreadsheet, database software, power point, statistics and other software used in scientific research analysis are required. Demonstrated ability to be self-motivated, willing to take the lead and work independently and as a team member. Ability to write and communicate clearly and complete research findings in the English language are a must.

To apply: https://jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=82994

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To be considered for the Research Scientist positions, candidates must have a PhD in an engineering field or science or, preferably in Computer Science and Engineering, or Electrical engineering. Research experience, or previous post-doctoral work, or significant implementation experience in one of the areas of interest to the Link Lab is strongly preferred. Proficient knowledge of computer word processing, spreadsheet, database software, power point, statistics and other software used in scientific research analysis are required. Previous experience with writing government, foundation and corporate grant proposals is preferred.  Demonstrated ability to be self-motivated, willing to take the lead and work independently and as a team member. Ability to write and communicate clearly and complete research findings in the English language are a must.

For both positions, candidates must possess knowledge and advanced technical skills in computer systems, embedded systems, and/or robotics and proficiency with C/C++ and Python programming in Linux and machine learning and data is desirable but not required.

To apply: https://jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=82995

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