A postdoctoral scholar position is available in the Electrical Engineering Department of The Pennsylvania State University, University Park Campus, in conjunction with the Wireless Communications and Networking Laboratory (WCAN@PSU). Candidates with a background in information theory, network information theory, and joint source channel coding are welcome to apply. A Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering or a closely related area is required. The successful applicant must have the ability to work independently. He/she will be involved in collaborative research, and is expected to document the research results in refereed journal publications and to present them at seminars and conferences. The appointment will be for a one-year period with a possibility of renewal. Review of applications will begin on March 24, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.