Postdoctoral positions at Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) (# of pos: 2)

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: Singapore,
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 31 Dec 2021

The Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) is now accepting applications for post-doctoral research fellow positions in air transportation. Successful candidates will join an active group of Principal Investigators to work within the Aviation Studies Institute of SUTD. The post-doctoral researchers will be working on developing and analyzing models for evaluating the impact of policy prescriptions in airport systems and air-traffic management (ATM).

An ideal candidate will have a PhD with expertise in one (or) more of the following areas:

  • Operations Research, with familiarity in optimization, and possibly in stochastic modeling, dynamic programming, and game theory;
  • Computer Science, with  familiarity in design and analysis of algorithms, and possibly in graph theory and social network analysis;
  • Data analytics, with familiarity in predictive and econometric models
  • Simulation and data visualization.
  • Familiarity with programming/scripting is essential. Knowledge in aviation systems is an added advantage.

    The successful candidates are expected to publish papers in top-level journals and conferences along with other faculty and students. They will receive regular mentorship and training, and will be encouraged to disseminate research findings in major conferences and peer-reviewed publications, and to seek research funding.

    With SUTD located next to the one of the best airports in the world and a stimulating aviation ecosystem, there will be plenty of opportunities to work closely with industry experts to tackle the challenges in ATM modernization and efficient airspace operation.

    Interested candidates should forward their CV along with the names of two references and a writing sample (journal paper, conference paper, or thesis chapter) to Nuno Ribeiro ( ). Review of applications will begin immediately, and the positions will remain open until filled. The positions are for one year and can be extended to two or more years based on satisfactory performance. The positions come with competitive salary determined based on the selected candidate’s qualifications and experience.

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