Postdoctoral Associate, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
The School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Cornell University seeks two postdoctoral research associates. These positions will be located at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, USA. Each position is initially available for one year with a potential renewal for a total of two years. One position involves research and development of large-scale network models and solution procedures for the design and analysis of infrastructure systems including electric power under earthquake hazard. Skills required include optimization and, ideally some power systems knowledge. Candidates should hold a Ph.D. in civil engineering, electrical engineering, operations research, or closely related field. The second position is focused on data analytics and hurricane evacuation modeling. Skills desired are in the space of data analytics. Again, candidates should hold a Ph.D. in civil engineering, statistics, operations research, or closely related field.
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Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University's heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities. We also recognize a lawful preference in employment practices for Native Americans living on or near Indian reservations. Cornell University is an innovative Ivy League university and a great place to work. Our inclusive community of scholars, students, and staff impart an uncommon sense of larger purpose, and contribute creative ideas to further the university's mission of teaching, discovery, and engagement.
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