Job Openings in Information Theory
Postdoc Position on GRAND
Open PostDoc position. Will work in Prof. Médard’s Network Coding and Reliable Communications Group in the Research Laboratory for Electronics at MIT. Their research will be conducted in close collaboration with Prof. Rabia Yazicigil (Boston University), Prof. Ken Duffy (Maynooth University), and Prof. Anantha Chandrakasan (MIT).
Jun 28, 2021
Postdoc Opportunity on Federated Learning
USC-Amazon Center on Secure and Trusted Machine Learning
Postdoctoral scholar opportunity at the University of Southern California (USC), in the new USC-Amazon Center on Secure and Trusted Machine Learning, focusing on Federated Learning under the supervision of Prof. Avestimehr. More specifically, we are looking for a candidate with a strong theoretical foundations in machine learning and information theory, while being motivated to apply the theory to practical datasets and problems.
Jun 11, 2021
PhD Positions at University of Siegen, Germany
University of Siegen
There are vacancies for multiple PhD positions at the Chair of Communications Engineering and Security (Prof. Rafael Schaefer) at the University of Siegen, Germany. The positions are initially limited to three years with a possible extension. The positions are part of projects funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and the German Research Foundation (DFG).
Jun 9, 2021
Faculty Position in Quantum Information and Computation
Telecom Paris, Institut Polytechnique de Paris
Permanent faculty position open at Telecom Paris, Institut Polytechnique de Paris,  at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level, in the general area of the Theory of Quantum Information and Computation. Deadline for applications: August 27th, 2021
May 21, 2021
Postdoctoral Position
University of Pennsylvania
Open postdoctoral position at University of Pennsylvania on problems at the interface of information theory, learning, and network sciences.
May 18, 2021
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Science of Information
Center for Science of Information, Purdue University
The Center for Science of Information (CSoI) seeks a postdoctoral researcher to work on broad intersections of information theory, machine learning, combinatorics, quantum information and design and analysis of algorithms.
Apr 18, 2021
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Post-Doctoral Researcher in Distributed Computing
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Post-Doctoral Researcher in Distributed Computing at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.
Apr 13, 2021
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship on Data Privacy
University of New South Wales, Canberra, Australia
There is an exciting postdoc (research associate) opportunity at UNSW Canberra, Australia, to conduct cutting-edge research on data privacy, at the cross section of information theory and computer science. The postdoctoral fellowship is offered for 18 months and comes with an attractive salary package.
Mar 17, 2021
Open Postdoc Positions
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
The Universidad Carlos III de Madrid has published a call for postdoctoral fellowships. These fellowships have a duration of 3 years at an annual gross salary of 35.000€. The deadline for applications is March 21, 2021.
Mar 2, 2021
Postdoctoral Position in Machine Learning and Information Theory
IST Austria
Postdoc position in machine learning and information theory supervised by Prof. Marco Mondelli is available.
Feb 26, 2021
Tenure-Track and Tenured Positions in Communications
New York University Abu Dhabi
The Division of Engineering at NYU Abu Dhabi is searching for distinguished scholars to conduct important research and teach the next generation of global leaders.
Feb 25, 2021
Tenure Track Faculty Positions
Rutgers University
The ECE Department at Rutgers is hiring for two openings for positions starting Fall 2021.
Feb 23, 2021
Three-Year Faculty Position, Mathematics and Engineering
Queen’s University, Canada
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Queen’s University invites applications for a 3-year Non-Renewable faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor with specialization in Mathematics and Engineering with a preferred starting date of July 1, 2021.
Feb 19, 2021
Postdoc Position in Information Theory over Networks
Tel-Aviv University
A postdoc position is available at Tel-Aviv University, department of electrical engineering, Israel, supervised by Prof. Zachi (Itzhak) Tamo and funded by an ERC starting grant.
Feb 18, 2021
Associate Professor in Applied Mathematics, Probability, and Statistics
Télécom SudParis
Télécom SudParis is recruiting an Associate Professor with research interests in statistics and applied probability with application to statistical signal processing or information theory.
Feb 15, 2021
Postdoctoral Position
University of Pennsylvania
Postdoctoral position at the boundary of information theory, Network Sciences, and Learning.
Feb 13, 2021
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Statistical Science
University of Bristol
The School of Mathematics at the University of Bristol is seeking to make an appointment in statistical science at the level of Lecturer (analogous to Assistant Professor), Senior Lecturer, or Associate Professor, depending on the experience of the successful candidate. We are looking for world-class researcher who has demonstrated, or shown potential for, the highest achievements in any area of mainstream statistical science or cognate areas. The post-holder will join the School’s Institute of Statistical Science, and will be responsible for undertaking independent research and delivering excellent teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate level.
Feb 12, 2021
PhD Student in Machine Learning for Energy-Efficient Communication Systems
Open vacancy for a PhD student in communication theory and the application of machine learning in reliable communications at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) in Germany.
Jan 21, 2021
Postdoc in Information Theory for Energy-Efficient Communications
We have an open vacancy for a postdoc in information and communication theory for energy-efficient communications at the Communications Engineering Lab at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) in Germany.
Jan 21, 2021
Postdoc Position at the University of Cambridge
Postdoc position in information theory and learning supervised by Professor Varun Jog and Professor Po-Ling Loh. Applications should be submitted online
Jan 13, 2021

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