Lehigh University, Computer Science and Engineering

Position ID:Lehigh-CSE-POSTDOCUTC [#13733]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Researcher
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Computer Science / Cloud Computing, Data Science, Machine Learning
Appl Deadline: (posted 2019/05/13, listed until 2019/11/13)
Position Description:    

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position at Lehigh University as part of a recently awarded $2.5 million grant (https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-06/lu-lea062618.php) for a Region 3 University Transportation Center (UTC, https://r3utc.psu.edu/). We seek outstanding candidates in Intelligent Transportation Systems to join a highly-collaborative team, working with students of Learning and Optimization over Networks and Graphs Laboratory (http://liangcheng.info/long-lab/) and interacting with faculty of Institute for Cyber Physical Infrastructure and Energy (https://www1.lehigh.edu/research/interdisciplinary-research-institutes/cyber-physical-infrastructure-energy) and UTC, which will work to advance this exciting area. This researcher will apply techniques in crowdsensing, edge/cloud computing, machine learning, and data science in intelligent transportation systems such as road infrastructure monitoring and management. It is expected that applicants will have significant first author publications in crowdsensing, edge/cloud computing, machine learning, data science, or a related topic. 

Successful applicants will have a Ph.D. in a relevant field. In addition, demonstrated proficiency in verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work in a collaborative, multidisciplinary team are required. Compensation will be commensurate with experience. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vita, a brief statement of research accomplishments and contact information for at least three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Questions concerning the position can be directed to Prof. Liang Cheng of Computer Science and Engineering: cheng@lehigh.edu.  

Lehigh University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Lehigh University is a 2010 recipient of an NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Grant for promoting the careers of women in academic science and engineering. Lehigh University provides comprehensive benefits including domestic partner benefits (see also http://www.lehigh.edu/worklifebalance/). Lehigh Valley Inter-regional Networking & Connecting (LINC) is a newly created regional network of diverse organizations designed to assist new hires with dual career, community and cultural transition needs. Please contact infdcap@lehigh.edu for more information.

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Further Info:
CSE Dept., Building C
Lehigh University
113 Research Drive
Bethlehem, PA 18015

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