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Postdoctoral Position on Iterative Mechanism Design and Distributed Optimization

  • 1.  Postdoctoral Position on Iterative Mechanism Design and Distributed Optimization

    Posted 02-06-2018 15:52

    Postdoctoral Position on Iterative Mechanism Design and Distributed Optimization

    Position Description: A postdoctoral research assistantship is available at Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University. The candidate is expected to work on several research topics related to distributed optimization and iterative mechanism design. The work is currently supported by NSF and AFOSR.

    Qualifications: We are seeking candidates that have a record of scholarship optimization, game theory and network science who have the potential to publish in premier journals. Candidates may come from different backgrounds, such as operation research, electrical engineering, economics, computer science or a related field.

    Application: The position is available September 1, 2018 and offered for one-year terms, subject to renewal based on performance. Salary is competitive and commensurate with rank and qualifications. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Applications should include a cover letter and (a) full curriculum vitae, (b) a brief statement of research interests, (c) evidence of excellence in research, (d) the names and contact info of three references, and (e) two representative papers.

    Please send all materials to: Alfredo Garcia at alfredo.garcia@tamu.edu.  Please use as subject of your email "Application for the post-doc position"



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    Alfredo Garcia
    Professor
    Texas A&M University
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