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Optimization Postdoc Positions Available at Argonne National Laboratory

  • 1.  Optimization Postdoc Positions Available at Argonne National Laboratory

    Posted 10 days ago

    Center for Energy, Environmental, and Economic Systems Analysis (CEEESA) at Argonne National Lab is looking for motivated and qualified candidates in optimization to solve energy challenges.

    Position Requirements

    • A PhD in Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, or other relevant domains.
    • Knowledge and independent research capability in optimization theories, computational algorithms with track records of publications.
    • Proficient in implementing optimization algorithms with mainstream programming languages such as Julia, Python, Java, C/C++, etc.
    • Proficiency in writing scientific research articles and presenting results at academic conferences.
    • A successful candidate must have the ability to model Argonne's Core Values: Impact, Safety, Respect, Integrity, and Teamwork.

    Argonne postdoc positions offer competitive salary, benefits and non-cap H1B sponsor.  CEEESA provides a supportive environment with intellectual freedom to pursue meaningful research as well as support for attending conferences and professional development opportunities.  Postdocs have the opportunity to build experiences in publishing, obtaining funding from federal agencies, and collaborating with other labs, academia and industry, with the possibility of progressing into permanent staff and leadership roles.  

    Please feel free to reach out to me ( if you have any questions. The job posting can be found here:

    Feng Qiu
    Principal Computational Scientist
    Argonne National Laboratory
    Lemont IL