Princeton University

School of Engineering & Applied Science

James Sturm, Naveen Verma, and Sigurd Wagner

Careers

Tenured Faculty Position
The Department of Electrical Engineering at Princeton University seeks outstanding applicants for a tenured appointment at the Associate or Full Professor level, effective as early as September 1, 2018. The search is open to candidates specializing in areas related to information sciences and systems, with strength in core fundamentals and an interest in applications areas such as networks, machine learning, energy systems, cyber-physical systems, robotics and control, wireless communications, biology, etc.
The successful candidate should have a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering or a related field, demonstrated excellence in academic research, and a proven track record of teaching and advising undergraduate and graduate students (if currently holding an academic appointment). We seek faculty members who will create a climate that embraces excellence and diversity, with a strong commitment to teaching and mentoring that will enhance the work of the department and attract and retain a diverse student body. Candidates must complete an online faculty application at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/4801; a detailed curriculum vitae, descriptions of teaching and research interests, reprints of selected publications, and the names and addresses of three references should be uploaded as .pdf documents via the on-line application. This position is subject to Princeton University's background check policy. To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by January 15, 2018, but the search will remain open until the position is filled.
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Postdoctoral Research Associate in Networking Systems, Security and Privacy
The Department of Electrical Engineering has an opening for a postdoctoral or more senior research associate in networking/security systems at Princeton University under Professor Prateek Mittal . The group has a track record of fundamental research with visible impact in practice, through industry partnership, technology transfer, and entrepreneurship. Previous postdocs with the Princeton EDGE Lab and INSPIRE Lab have been successful with academia, industry, and startup careers. We seek outstanding candidates with hands-on systems skills in computer networks (wired networks, wireless networks, mobile applications, distributed systems) and computer security & privacy. Individuals interested in bridging the gap between theory and practice by exploring fundamental architectures to build real systems are particularly encouraged to apply. Appointments will be for one year with renewal based on performance. Applicants should have (or be close to obtaining) a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related areas. Applications must be submitted online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/7181. 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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Postdoctoral Research Associate in Data Science
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/6742. 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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Postdoctoral Research Associate in Communications and Networks
The Department of Electrical Engineering has an opening for a postdoctoral or more senior research associate in communications and networks at Princeton University under Professor H. Vincent Poor 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 wireless communications, social networks, and distributed intelligence.
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/6743. 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.
Please contact eesearch@princeton.edu with any questions.
 
Research Positions
The Department of Electrical Engineering invites applications for postdoctoral, or more senior, research positions. Appointments are for one year with the possibility of renewal pending satisfactory performance and continued funding. Requirements include a Ph.D. in engineering, applied physical sciences or related areas and experience in an area of research of the department. Individuals with evidence in scholarly research and a strong commitment to excellence in education are encouraged to apply. Applicants should apply online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/5841 and include a CV and names and contact information for three references. Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.  This position is subject to the University's background check policy. 
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