The Department of Electrical Engineering has an opening for a postdoctoral or more senior research associate in machine learning or distributed optimization at Princeton University under Professor Yuxin Chen and Professor Mung Chiang. The group has a track record of fundamental research with visible impact in practice, through industry partnership, technology transfer, and entrepreneurship. Previous postdocs have been successful with academia, industry, and startup careers. We seek outstanding candidates with strong analytic skills in data science and optimization methods and their engineering applications. Appointment will be for one year with renewal based on performance. A Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related areas is required. Applications must be submitted online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/11781. Please include a CV, statement of research, and contact information for three references. The final candidate will be required to successfully complete a background check.
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