A position for a Postdoctoral Researcher is available in the department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Delaware. The postdoctoral scholar will work with Professor Andreas Malikopoulos in the Information and Decision Science Laboratory (http://sites.udel.edu/ids-lab/) in a cutting edge project on sociotechnical systems. The ideal candidate should have a strong background in control theory with emphasis in analysis, optimization, and control of networked dynamical systems; distributed estimation, detection, and online learning; and applications of algebraic topology in network science. The appointment is for one year and may be renewed for a second year based on performance. The anticipated start date is January 1, 2020, but the position will remain open until filled.
We are seeking an exceptional individual who holds a Ph.D. in relevant disciplines and has demonstrated dedication to scholarship, creativity, and leadership. The application must include: (1) a cover letter, (2) a curriculum vitae; (3) the names and addresses of three or more references, (4) a two-page statement of research interests, and (5) electronic copies of no more than three representative publications.