Postdoctoral Fellow Position at the National University of Singapore

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The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at the National University of Singapore is offering a position for a postdoctoral fellowship to work with Prof. Vincent Tan.

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at the National University of Singapore is offering a position for a postdoctoral fellow who will work primarily on problems in privacy and security from an information-theoretic perspective. Working on other topics of interest to the PI (Vincent Tan) is also very much encouraged. Some sample topics include:

i) Information theory: Second-order and strong converse techniques, finite blocklength analysis, error exponent analysis, quantum information.
ii) Machine learning: Ranking problems, dictionary learning problems, information-theoretic techniques applied to statistical learning

The position is expected to last for at least 1.5 years. The candidate is expected to have a PhD in electrical engineering, computer science or mathematics and a strong publication record in information theory, signal processing, or statistical learning. The candidate will work closely with Dr. Vincent Tan and will use the postdoctoral stint to develop a strong research profile that will enable him/her to find a good faculty position.
For more information about Vincent Tan's research interests, please visit: 
http://www.ece.nus.edu.sg/stfpage/vtan/

Salary will be extremely competitive and will be commensurate with the candidate abilities and track record. 

Applicants should submit a cover letter, a detailed CV and a research statement to Vincent at vtan@nus.edu.sg. If shortlisted, the applicant should also arrange for at least two letters of reference to be sent to the same email address.