SimCenter/Computational Science and Engineering, University of Tennessee Chattanooga

Position ID:University of Tennessee Chattanooga-SimCenter/Computational Science and Engineering-POSTDOC [#9439]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Position in Wireless Communications
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Chattanooga, Tennessee 37403, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Computer Science / Data Science, Computational Science, Big Data Analytics
Starting Date:2017/08/01
Appl Deadline:none (posted 2017/07/27)
Position Description:    

Postdoctoral Position in Wireless Communications, UTC SimCenter

Postdoc position is available in area of Wireless Communications at the Smart Communications and Analysis Lab (SCAL) and Urban Science and Technology (Urban S&T) Program at the University of Tennessee Chattanooga (UTC). SCAL and the Urban S&T Programs are closely affiliated with the UTC SimCenter, a key interdisciplinary R&D center on campus where the scholar will be housed and mentored. SimCenter is a leading modeling, computation, and simulation center on campus. Novel and exciting research projects in the areas of Transportation, Health, and Energy are being conducted in our laboratory that are funded by federal agencies (NSF and NIH), the state of Tennessee, and by industry. The successful postdoctoral scholar will have the opportunity to contribute to and advance these projects in real-world settings through our close collaboration with the Chattanooga smart-city community.

Candidates will investigate fundamentals, algorithm design and evaluation for advanced wireless communications. We strongly encourage candidates who have already shown exceptional early career promise and whose work will contribute to one or more of these research areas: 5G, Wireless Networks, Content-centric Networking, Mobile Edge Computing, Cognitive Radio, and Cooperative Communications.

Candidates must possess a PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering. This position offers competitive salary and benefit. Start date can be as early as August 2017. Review of applications will be on a rolling basis until the appropriate candidate has been identified.

UTC is located in downtown Chattanooga, Tennessee, one of the leading “smart connected” cities in the US. Chattanooga has developed rapidly as a reference case for successful and sustainable urbanization. Additionally, Chattanooga is a scenic city, once voted the “Best Outdoor City” and twice as American’s “Best Town Ever”. 

Application should be applied through https://ut.taleo.net/careersection/ut_chattanooga/jobdetail.ftl?job=170000012B. Application materials should include a cover letter, a curriculum vita, a research statement, and two reference contacts.

Questions and inquiries can be addressed to Dr. Mina Sartipi: mina-sartipi@utc.edu

For more information, you can also visit SCAL: http://www.utc.edu/faculty/mina-sartipi/ 

Urban S&T at SimCenter: http://www.utc.edu/college-engineering-computer-science/research-centers/simcenter/


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