Job Openings in Information Theory
Channel Coding Researcher Position at InterDigital London
InterDigital (IDCC) Europe currently has a research engineer position in its London office. The researcher will work on the design and development of next generation channel codes, including polar codes, particularly for beyond 5G applications. The successful candidate will be an IDCC team member of the recently EU funded beyond-5G project called EPIC (Sept 2017-Sept 2020) and will constantly interact and work with project partners including Polaran (Prof. Erdal Arikan), Telecom Bretagne (Prof. Catherine Douillard), Un. Kaiserslautern (Prof. Norbert Wehn), Ericsson, and IMEC.
Jul 14, 2017
Postdoctoral Position at University of Southern California
There is currently a postdoctoral scholar position available in Prof. Avestimehr’s research group at University of Southern California (USC), at the cross section of information theory, distributed computing, and data analytics. The project, which is funded by DARPA, will focus on development of various “coded computing” frameworks that combine coding with distributed computing to alleviate several bottlenecks in large-scale data analytics. Interested applicants should send their CV, along with the names of two references, to Prof. Avestimehr via email ([email protected]).
May 23, 2017
Postdoctoral Opening at Purdue University
We are actively looking for Electrical Engineering/Computer Science/Applied Math background scholars with interests in modeling and analysis of computer networking systems.
Apr 5, 2017
Joint Postdoc Position at ASU and Harvard
Joint Postdoc Position at ASU and Harvard
Mar 6, 2017
Applications Being Accepted for CSoI Postdoctoral Research Fellow
The Center for Science of Information (CSoI) invites nominations and applications for its CSoI Research Fellows program.
Feb 13, 2017
Postdoctoral Fellow Position at the National University of Singapore
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.
Dec 7, 2016
Caltech Center for the Mathematics of Information Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
The Center for the Mathematics of Information at the California Institute of Technology is accepting applications for its Postdoctoral Fellowship Program. Applications are due on December 16, 2016. Details are available at http://www.cms.caltech.edu/about/cmi
Dec 3, 2016
Professorship of Information and Communications at the University of Cambridge
Applications are invited for a newly established Professorship in Information and Communications Engineering at the University of Cambridge.
Nov 24, 2016
Senior Research Scientist position on Machine Learning (Statistical Learning)
The Network and Traffic Optimization research team of the Mathematical and Algorithmic Sciences Lab, Huawei France Research Center, located in the Paris area, is looking for candidates for a permanent research position on Machine Learning to commence by the end of the year. The research will focus on developing algorithms and novel network analysis schemes to drive research and innovation in the context of advanced traffic engineering. The successful candidate will be involved in the development of competitive solutions in Intelligent Network Management systems.
Nov 8, 2016
Senior Research Scientist position on Applied Machine Learning (Statistical Learning)
The Network and Traffic Optimization research team of the Mathematical and Algorithmic Sciences Lab, Huawei France Research Center, located in the Paris area, is looking for candidates for a permanent research position on Machine Learning to commence by the end of the year. The research will focus on developing algorithms and novel network analysis schemes to drive research and innovation in the context of advanced traffic engineering. The successful candidate will be involved in the development of competitive solutions Intelligent Network Management systems.
Nov 8, 2016
Research Scientist position on Machine Learning (Operations Research)
The Network and Traffic Optimization research team of the Mathematical and Algorithmic Sciences Lab, Huawei France Research Center, located in the Paris area, is looking for candidates for a permanent research position on Operations Research to commence by the end of the year. The research will focus on developing algorithms and novel network analysis and decision schemes to drive research and innovation in the context of advanced traffic engineering. The successful candidate will be involved in the development of competitive solutions Intelligent Network Management systems.
Nov 8, 2016
Research Engineer Position in Optical Fiber Communication
The Optical Algorithm Design team of the Mathematical and Algorithmic Sciences Lab, Huawei France Research Center, located in the Paris area, is looking for candidates for a permanent research position in optical fiber communications to commence by the end of the year. The research will focus on developing algorithms and novel modulation schemes to drive research and innovation in the context of high-speed coherent optical communications. The successful candidate will be involved in the development of competitive solutions for complex fiber optical transmission systems.
Nov 3, 2016
Tenure Track Faculty Position in Applied Mathematics and Engineering, Queen's University
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Faculty of Arts and Science at Queen's University, Kingston, Canada, invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Applied Mathematics and Mathematics and Engineering at the rank of Assistant Professor with a starting date of July 1, 2017.
Sep 24, 2016
Postdoctoral Researcher Position at Imperial College London
A postdoctoral researcher position is available at the Electrical and Electronic Engineering Department of Imperial College London, to be supervised by Dr. Deniz Gunduz.
Sep 19, 2016
Assistant Professor position at Princeton University
The Department of Electrical Engineering at Princeton University has an opening for a tenure-track assistant professor faculty position.
Sep 16, 2016
New York University Department of Physics Faculty Positions in Hard Condensed Matter, Quantum Information and Atomic Molecular And Optical Physics
NYU Physics Faculty Positions in Hard Condensed Matter, Quantum Information and Atomic Molecular And Optical Physics
Sep 8, 2016
Postdoctoral Position at New York University
The position is jointly with NYU WIRELESS, Center for Advanced Technology in Telecommunications (CATT) and Center for Cyber-Security (CCS).
Sep 6, 2016
A Post-Doctoral Fellow (PDF) Position in Wireless Communication Theory
The successful PDF will be engaged in a project related to physical layer security either from an information or a communication theoretical point of view. Candidates with strong analytical skills in wireless communication theory ‎ are encouraged to apply.‎ The successful PDF must hold a PhD In Electrical Engineering, Applied Mathematics, or other relevant disciplines. ‎A high level of self-motivation, a strong publication record, very good English communication skills (oral and writing), and the ability to work independently, as well as, in a team are essential. The successful PDF may also be actively engaged in student mentoring. He/she will also be required to deliver regular reports related to the associated grant.
Jun 5, 2016

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