Monday, May 22, 2017

[DMANET] Reminder: Postdoc position in Distributed Algorithms, Loughborough University

Application deadline: June 1, 2017.
Application at *
<> *

Details below

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research associate position in
the area of distributed algorithms in the research group of Dr. Amitabh
at Loughborough University Computer Science.

The position is funded by an EPSRC first grant to work on an exciting new
project called *COSHER: Compact Self-healing Routing (COSHER) *(RCUK link
<>) that aims to combine
research on compact routing with resilience (self-healing) using the
standard message-passing modelling of networks (as graphs) and mathematical
analysis of proposed algorithms. The position is for a one-year fixed term
in the present instance providing a competitive 12 month salary with
standard benefits. The expected start date is Fall 2017 (Available to
begin as early as July 1, 2017).

The successful candidate should have a PhD in Computer Science, mathematics
or related disciplines with knowledge and understanding of algorithms and
CS theory and/or networks. Experience in designing distributed/network
algorithms is highly desirable.


*More details and a link to the application is available at <>*
<> *

* The application deadline is June 1st, 2017.*

The (online) application should include (1) Education details, (2)
Supporting information in the form of a brief cover letter and research
interest statement, (3) Names and contact information of three referees,
(4) CV and publications list.

Informal enquiries should be made to Dr. Amitabh Trehan by email at or by telephone on +44 (0)1509 222564 <01509%20222564>.

Please also refer to the blog for more
pointers on the research.

Dr. Amitabh Trehan
Computer Sciece
Loughborough University
Loughborough, England.

What you can do, or dream you can do, begin it;
Boldness has genius, power and magic in it.
-- John Anster, from a "very free translation" of Goethe's *Faust*

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