Post-Doctoral Scientist

Jul 12, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Job Description Summary:

GWU’s Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE) provides leading edge programs in electrical and computer engineering as well as fostering leadership in a global information society with an advanced state of knowledge.

ECE Post-Doctoral Scientist reports to the Principal Investigator and works primarily in lab. The focus of the research centers around the High Performance Computing Architecture and Technologies

Duties for the position include:

Designs scalable, power-efficient, and reliable Network-on-Chips (NOCs) for multicore architectures. This includes architecture design, technology exploration, modeling and simulation, and physical implementation.

Develops multi-core and accelerator-rich architectures with a particular focus on the power-performance-reliability tradeoffs.

Writes proposals, reports, and publishes research results.

Performs other work-related duties as assigned; the omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning duties that are logically related to the position.

Minimum Qualifications:

Require’s a PhD in the field or in a related area.

Additional Required Licenses/Certifications/Posting Specific Minimum Qualifications: Preferred Qualifications:

PhD degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science.

Experience in mainstream computer architecture including development and design of power-efficient and reliable NOCs for multi-core systems.


Campus Location: Foggy Bottom, Washington, D.C. College/School/Department: School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) Family Research and Labs Sub-Family Laboratory Research Stream Individual Contributor Level Level 3 Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Hours Per Week: 40 Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:30 - 5:00 Position Designation: Non-Essential: Employees who are not required to work unless directed to do so by their supervisor. Telework: Required Background Check Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search, Prior Employment Verification Special Instructions to Applicants: Internal Applicants Only? No Posting Number: R000329 Job Open Date: 07/06/2017 Job Close Date: If temporary, grant funded or limited term appointment, position funded until: 07/31/2018 Background Screening Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire. EEO Statement:

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * Do you have a doctorate in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have experience in mainstream computer architecture including development and design of power-efficient and reliable NOCs for multi-core systems?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Transcript
  2. Statement of Research Interest
  3. Sample Publications
  4. List of Publications


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