Postdoctoral Researcher (CREDIT)

  • Prairie View A&M University
  • Prairie View, TX, USA
  • Jul 16, 2021
Full time Engineering & Applied Sciences

Job Description


Prairie View A&M University

Postdoctoral Researcher (CREDIT)

Job Title
Postdoctoral Researcher (CREDIT)

Prairie View A&M University

Electrical Engineering

Proposed Minimum Salary

Job Location
Houston, Texas

Job Type

Job Description

This position supports the faculty conducting research in data-driven wireless network optimization and wireless big data analytics for the CREDIT Research Center. Primary duties consist of, but are not limited to, performing research and designing novel methods for data-driven wireless network optimization and wireless big data analytics; developing research software and writing papers on the project for journal/conference publications.

This position is on a grant or restricted funds. Continued employment is contingent on the renewal of grant or restricted funding.


  • Perform research and design novel methods for data-driven wireless network optimization and wireless big data analytics.
  • Develop research software for data-driven wireless network optimization and wireless big data analytics.
  • Develop and write papers on the project o the project for journal/conference publications.
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Required Education and Experience:

  • Doctorate degree
  • No prior experience required

Preferred Experience:

  • One to three years of research or laboratory experience in a specific area. Experience may include work as a Graduate Research Assistant.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of research protocols and methodologies and laboratory safety practices and the ability to develop and write research findings for scientific reports and publishing.

Job Posting Close Date:

  • 08/18/21

Required Attachments:

Please attach all required documents listed below in the attachment box labeled as either “Resume/CV or Resume/Cover Letter” on the application. Multiple attachments may be included in the “Resume/CV” or Resume/Cover Letter” attachment box. Any additional attachments provided outside of the required documents listed below are considered optional.

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae

Application Submission Guidelines:

All applicants are required to apply via our Career Site on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via the PVAMU Career site.

The required documents listed in the above Required Attachments section must be attached to the application prior to the job closing date indicated to ensure full consideration for the application submitted. Please contact the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or should you need assistance with the online application process.

Background Check Requirements:

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution's verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution's procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

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For more than 140 years, Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU) has been igniting passion in its students. With an established reputation for producing engineers, nurses and educators, PVAMU offers baccalaureate degrees, master’s degrees and doctoral degree programs through nine colleges and schools. The University has an enrollment of more than 8,500 students. Designated an institution of “the first class” in the Texas Constitution, PVAMU is the second-oldest public institution of higher education in the state and a member of The Texas A&M University System. The University is dedicated to fulfilling its land-grant mission of achieving excellence in teaching, research and service.

PVAMU is conveniently located near the rapidly growing residential and commercial area known as the Northwest Houston Corridor. The developing Northwest Houston Corridor offers newly developed suburban communities, a variety of shopping and dining near the Houston Premium Outlets and is a short, 35-minute commute into downtown Houston. For more information, visit Your career opportunities with a “University of the first class” begins here!

Prairie View A&M University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

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