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Postdoctoral Research Associate

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Postdoctoral Research Associate
Department Electrical and Computer Engineering
Full Time/Part Time Full-Time
Requisition Number P18079
Open Date 03/08/2018
Close Date
Benefits Eligible Yes
Position Summary

The main responsibility of this position is to design, develop and deploy advanced wearables and point-of-care devices using novel imaging technologies like FlatCam. The new wearables/devices will target diverse healthcare applications and would be designed to both support clinical applications with partners in Texas Medical Center and commercialization of successful ideas.

Education Required PhD or other Doctoral Degree
Concentration / Degree Type

Computer engineering, electrical engineering, or a related field.

Education Preferred
Experience Required No experience required
Type of Experience
Experience Preferred

Three years of experience in developing integrated and embedded electronics system, with the ability to design and assemble new full systems.

Skills Required

Knowledge of:
- Embedded systems
- PCB design
- Embedded programming

Skills Preferred

Knowledge of imaging systems is desirable.

Physical Demands

Should be able to lift up to 25 pounds (moving computers and other related equipment). Must be able to work at a computer for extended periods of time (up to 8 hours).

Working Conditions

Monday through Friday, flexible hours during normal 40 hour work week.

Security Sensitive Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
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Job Duties

Description of Job Duty

- Create, manage and drive project time lines for novel wearable and point-of-care imaging systems. Work with both graduate and undergraduate students to assemble novel new integrated electronic systems.

Percentage of Time 40
Description of Job Duty

- Design of core software components to implement advanced new algorithms on low-power and mobile-cloud platforms.

Percentage of Time 40
Job Duty Name OTHER
Description of Job Duty

- Other duties as assigned

Percentage of Time 20

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a PhD or other doctoral degree in computer engineering, electrical engineering or a related field?
    • Yes
    • No