Northwestern University, The Institute for Data, Econometrics, Algorithms, and Learning (IDEAL), and
Toyota Technology Institute at Chicago

Position ID:Northwestern-The Institute for Data, Econometrics, Algorithms, and Learning (IDEAL)-POSTDOC [#17450]
Position Title: Postdoctoral position in Algorithms
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Evanston, Illinois 60208, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Computer Science / Algorithms
Starting Date:2021/09/01
Appl Deadline:2021/01/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2020/11/03, finished 2021/07/03, listed until 2021/02/01)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Northwestern University (NU) and Toyota Technology Institute at Chicago (TTIC) invite applications for postdoctoral fellowships starting in the Fall of 2021 to conduct research in approximation algorithms, beyond-worst-case analysis of algorithms, and high-dimensional data analysis. The postdoctoral fellows will work with Professors Samir Khuller (NU), Konstantin Makarychev (NU), Yury Makarychev (TTIC), and Aravindan Vijayaraghavan (NU). All positions will be based at Northwestern University, but postdocs will be encouraged to spend some time at TTIC. Applications received by January 1, 2021 will be given full consideration. However, the positions will remain open until filled. 

 Applicants should submit: 
  • cover letter
  • curriculum vitae 
  • research statement 
  • names and contact information of at least three references

Northwestern University and Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago are Equal Opportunity employers. Northwestern University is an Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, underrepresented racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
Northwestern University
Department of Computer Science
2233 Tech Drive, Third Floor
Evanston, IL 60208