Postdoctoral Associate

Virginia Tech
Virginia, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Sep 3, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Computer Sciences & Technology
Employment Type
Full Time

Job Description

The Department of Computer Science at Virginia Tech seeks a Postdoctoral Associate position. The candidate is expected to conduct research on online optimization and online algorithm design with applications to network resource allocation.

Required Qualifications

- PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering by the time of their appointment. PhD must be awarded no more than four years prior to the effective date of appointment with a minimum of one year eligibility remaining.
- Demonstrated research experience in online optimization and online algorithm design demonstrated through publications in top-tier international conferences (POMACS, Sigmetrics, MobiHoc, INFOCOM, CDC, etc.).
- Good English communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

- Expertise in network resource allocation and stochastic optimization, as well as a deep understanding of mobile computing systems in practice.

Appointment Type


Salary Information

Commensurate with Experience

Review Date

September 14, 2021, and will continue until filled.

Additional Information

The successful candidate will be required to have a criminal conviction check. For further information about this position, please contact the position's supervisor, Bo Ji at .

About Virginia Tech

Dedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve), Virginia Tech pushes the boundaries of knowledge by taking a hands-on, transdisciplinary approach to preparing scholars to be leaders and problem-solvers. A comprehensive land-grant institution that enhances the quality of life in Virginia and throughout the world, Virginia Tech is an inclusive community dedicated to knowledge, discovery, and creativity. The university offers more than 280 majors to a diverse enrollment of more than 36,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in eight undergraduate colleges , a school of medicine , a veterinary medicine college, Graduate School , and Honors College . The university has a significant presence across Virginia, including the Innovation Campus in Northern Virginia; the Health Sciences and Technology Campus in Roanoke; sites in Newport News and Richmond; and numerous Extension offices and research centers . A leading global research institution, Virginia Tech conducts more than $500 million in research annually.

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, sex (including pregnancy), gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status, or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants, or on any other basis protected by law.

If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation, please contact Tabitha Hartman at during regular business hours at least 10 business days prior to the event.

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