Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Post-doc position in Approximation Algorithms

West Virginia University
Postdoctoral Associate Positions in Approximation Algorithms

The Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering invites applications
for multiple postdoctoral positions in the field of Approximation Algorithms. Duties include
design and development of approximation algorithms for problems in risk management and
computer security.

Required qualifications include an earned Ph.D. in theoretical computer science (with an
emphasis on approximation algorithm design) or applied mathematics or a closely related
discipline. Some experience in risk management and computer security is preferred but not

West Virginia University (www.wvu.edu) is a comprehensive land-grant research institution
enrolling over 28,000 students in 113 degree programs, including engineering and health
sciences. Interested candidates must send a letter of application, a CV and contact information
for at least three references to k.subramani@mail.wvu.edu. Review of completed applications will
commence January 1 and the positions will remain open until filled. West Virginia University is and
affirmative action, equal opportunity employer dedicated to building a culturally diverse and
plurastic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment.
Applications are strongly encouraged from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and
covered veterans.