LIINES Funded Research Openings:

Funded Project: SPG-PRID-005 
Topic: Intelligent Energy Systems
Research Theme: Smart Power Grids
Level: Postdoctoral Research Associate — Mechanical/Electrical Engineering Focus

The LIINES is seeking a postdoctoral research associate in the area of intelligent energy systems. The research assistant will ideally have a background in electrical engineering and energy systems. The successful candidate will have a doctoral degree in mechanical or electrical engineering. They must have experience in modeling energy systems in the electrical, thermal, fluidic, and mechanical energy domains. They must have a strong background in optimization methods and control systems; both in their theoretical understanding and their numerical implementation. The candidate must also be proficient in Python, MATLAB and GAMS. Strong technical writing and presentation skills are highly desirable.

The appointment is for the duration of one year with opportunity for a one-year renewal. Compensation is commensurate with experience and is competitive with typical academic rates. To apply, please follow the instruction below. For further questions, please contact Prof. Amro M. Farid. 
How to Apply:

Interested individuals should email Prof. Amro M. Farid, with the following items:
  1. Expected dates of availability or admission
  2. Cover letter expressing your research interests & motivations. Please do mention if you are interested in any the LIINES’ current project ideas and if you have a specific engineering focus (e.g. electrical, mechanical, systems) that you wish to develop.
  3. CV or resume
  4. Transcript from most recent university
  5. Expected source of funding. See list of potential funding sources below.
  6. Relevant publications in the area of intelligent energy systems (Graduate students & senior researchers)
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