2018 Post-Doctoral Researcher Opening (distributed algorithms and
distributed computing) in School of Computing, National University of
Singapore (NUS), Republic of Singapore (http://www.comp.nus.edu.sg/)
Background on NUS and Singapore:
According to QS World University Rankings 2012, NUS ranks 9th worldwide in
Computer Science and Information Systems. NUS School of Computing has
around 80 faculty members and constantly publishes in top venues, with
some highlight publications such as Best Paper in SIGCOMM and STOC.
Singapore is an English-speaking developed country, whose per capita GDP
ranks among top 5 in the world. Living cost is quite reasonable (unless
you want to buy a house or a car), and Singapore has an exceptionally good
public transportation system. The crime rate in Singapore is one of the
lowest in the world.
Details of the Position:
An opening is available for the position of Research Fellow (post-doctoral
researcher) in the area of distributed algorithms and distributed
computing. The appointee is expected to work closely with Associate Prof.
YU Haifeng (http://www.comp.nus.edu.sg/~yuhf) and his research team on
issues related to distributed algorithms and distributed computing. The
most important goal of the research will be to produce high-impact
academic publications in the very best conferences (such as PODC and
SIGCOMM) and journals (such as JACM and Transactions on Networking) in the
area. The duration is negotiable, but ideally at least 1 year (multiple
years possible). The starting date is negotiable, and ideally should be no
later than the end of 2018. The salary is generous and is internationally
competitive (compared to the US).
- At least a PhD degree from a good university
- Strong publication records
- Fluent in written and spoken English
- Ability and dedication to do world-class research
- Background in algorithms, distributed algorithms, distributed computing
How to apply:
To apply, please email your CV to YU Haifeng at [log in to unmask]
You will be contacted after your CV has been reviewed. Email
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