Research Associate in Electrical and Computer Engineering

Michigan State University College of Engineering

Research Associate-Fixed Term

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Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Engineering
Department: Electrical And Computer Engineering 10016250
Sub Area: FAS- Fac./Acad Staff
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Engineers/Architects, Research/Scientific, Fixed Term Academic Staff, Full Time (90-100%), Non-Union

Position Summary

The postdoctoral researcher will conduct research in the area of scalable algorithms for decision-making under uncertainty. The candidate will submit the research findings for publication in high-impact journals and conference proceedings. The successful candidate should have a strong background in control theory, game theory, multi-agent systems, and stochastic processes. Experience with implementation on hardware platforms will be a plus.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Degree

Doctorate -Electrical and Computer Engineering or related field 

Minimum Requirements

  • Doctorate in Electrical and Computer Engineering or related field

Desired Qualifications

  • Strong mathematical and analytic skills are desired.
  • Experience with hardware implementation will be a plus.
  • Candidates with a demonstrated research publication record in control theory, game theory, multi-agent systems and stochastic processes will be preferred

Required Application Materials

  • CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Three Professional References with contact information

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Advertised: Jun 10, 2022 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Jun 10, 2024 Eastern Daylight Time

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