Postdoctoral Research Associate

Aug 08, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Northeastern University

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Requisition Number: STFR003929

Division/College: College of Engineering

Location: Boston Main Campus

Full-time/Part-time: Full Time


The Postdoctoral Research Associate performs basic or applied research of a limited scope, primarily using existing theories and methods in the following areas: numerical methods for applied electromagnetics, physics-based signal processing and model-based inversion on electromagnetic signals and x-ray signals. She/He will also contribute to the hardware development and integration of a new dual system, based on millimeter wave radar and x-ray backscatter. Assist the supervisor in the interpretation and publication of results and grants. Maintain the laboratory and will assist the faculty members in the process of formation new graduate and undergraduate students. Primary responsibility is ensuring that the research is complete. The appointment generally does not extend beyond two years.


The candidate will be associated with the whole body imaging grant that Professors Carey Rappaport and Jose Martinez currently have with the Department of Homeland Security. The candidate must have a Ph.D. or equivalent; be able to undertake substantially full-time research or scholarship together with good written and oral communication skills.

Additional Information:

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: Careers@Northeastern

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.


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