Job Openings in Information Theory
Postdoctoral Position at the University of Cambridge
A postdoctoral position is available in the Department of Engineering at the University of Cambridge, starting July 2016.
Jan 27, 2016
Postdoctoral Position at Howard University
The postdoc is with the Center for Science of Information (CSoI)
Jan 21, 2016
Postdoctoral Position at Purdue University
The postdoc is with the Center for Science of Information (CSoI)
Jan 21, 2016
Postdoctoral Research Fellow position at the University of Newcastle (in Index Coding)
The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Newcastle is seeking candidates for a postdoctoral research fellow position in index coding.
Dec 15, 2015
Prof. Namrata Vaswani Looking for Multiple Ph.D. students for Spring or Fall 2016
Prof. Namrata Vaswani ( is looking for multiple Ph.D. students for Spring or Fall 2016. Students with Bachelors or Masters in Electrical or Electrical and Computer Engineering (EE or ECE) or in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics and who have a strong background in linear algebra and probability (undergrad level probability taught in an EE or Math program is enough) are encouraged to apply.
Dec 2, 2015
Faculty Positions at Preston M. Green Dept. of ESE at Washington University in St. Louis
The Preston M. Green Department of Electrical & Systems Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis is inviting applications for faculty positions at all levels.
Dec 1, 2015
University of Maryland Cybersecurity Center Senior Faculty Search
The University of Maryland is seeking candidates for a senior faculty position in the Maryland Cybersecurity Center (
Dec 1, 2015
10 PhD student positions at Graz University of Technology, Austria
10 PhD student positions at the Excellence Centre "Dependable Internet of Things in Adverse Environments" in Graz, Austria. Research at the inferface of information theory, networked control, and signal processing. Other specializations available, too. Applications due by Nov 30, 2015.
Nov 20, 2015
Four PhD student positions in fiber-optical communication theory
Four PhD student positions at University College London and Chalmers University of Technology
Nov 20, 2015
Faculty Position at Harvey Mudd College
Harvey Mudd College invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Electrical Engineering with an emphasis in Communications. As a premier undergraduate general engineering program, the Department of Engineering seeks candidates with experience and knowledge in applications of communications who can support a broadly based curriculum focused on design, systems engineering, and engineering science. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in electrical engineering or a related field, and a demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence. Industrial or other practical experience in the field is valued but not required. The anticipated appointment is at the assistant professor level.
Nov 9, 2015
PhD Scholarships at Huawei Research Labs Paris
Huawei Technologies’ Mathematical and Algorithmic Sciences Lab in Paris offers 11 PhD scholarships. Application deadline is 10 October 2015.
Sep 24, 2015
Tenure track faculty positions at University of Pennsylvania
The Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering is engaged in an aggressive, multi-year hiring effort for multiple tenure-track positions at all levels.
Sep 23, 2015
Tenure-Track Faculty Position at Queen's University at Kingston, Ontario, Canada
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics has an open Tenure-Track Faculty Position at the Assistant Professor level in the areas of mathematics, statistics, mathematics and engineering
Sep 17, 2015
Tenure-track faculty position at Princeton
The Department of Electrical Engineering seeks applications in all areas of Electrical Engineering for a tenure-track assistant professor faculty position. Specific areas of interest are, but are not limited to, Information Science and Systems, Power Electronics, Biological and Biomedical Electrical Engineering, Power and Energy, Applied Physics with Applications in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering. Candidates should have a commitment to teaching and a demonstrated ability to pursue a high impact research program. A start date of September 1, 2016 is preferred.
Sep 9, 2015
Job opening at TU Dresden in Communication Systems
There is a position open at TU Dresden in Communication Systems with a focus on Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). Please note that this job posting is in German.
Sep 4, 2015
Postdoctoral and graduate student openings in Prof. Namrata Vaswani's group
Research at the intersection of machine learning for high dimensional problems and signal or information processing. Details also at
Jun 24, 2015
Faculty position in the field of Mobile Edge Computing and networking at EURECOM
The Mobile Communications Department of EURECOM, Sophia-Antipolis, France, invites applications for a faculty position at the assistant professor level (Maitre de Conference), in the general area of mobile networking,
May 18, 2015
Postdoctoral position in information and coding theory at the University of Toronto
Postdoctoral fellowship in information and coding theory at the University of Toronto with Professor Stark Draper
May 11, 2015
PhD Scholarship in Network Information Theory and Index Coding
The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia is offering a full PhD scholarship, in the areas of network information theory and index coding, to both domestic and international applicants. Applications close 30 November 2015
Apr 27, 2015
Postdoctoral fellowships in information theory and interactive communications at Tel Aviv University, Israel
Two postdoctoral research positions are now available in the Department of Electrical Engineering - Systems at Tel Aviv University, Israel, in the fields of information theory and interactive communications. Starting immediately for up to two years. Funded by the European Research Council (ERC).
Apr 14, 2015

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