Classification InformationClassification Type EHRA
Primary Purpose of Position
The Computer Science Department at NC A&T State University invites applications for a full-time, postdoctoral research associate position in cybersecurity, data science, and artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning. This is a non-tenure-track and four-year appointment. We thus look for applicants that have a demonstrated track record in cybersecurity, data science, and AI and machine learning. The employee will carry out research on AI-enhanced cybersecurity, trustworthy and explainable AI, and adversarial machine learning under the faculty and normal conditions. The employee will be a member of the Center for Cyber Defense. The employee will be supporting Trustworthy CPDS via AI and Shared Autonomy (TCASA), funded by the Office of Naval Research, project through original research, collaboration with other team members, development and internal evaluation of reports, facilitating the research meetings within the team, mentoring students, and technically and financially overseeing projects' milestones. The employee will also contribute to additional proposal efforts, thereby strengthening North Carolina A&T State University's ability to attract external funding. The employee will publish research results, in collaboration with Professor, in recognized journals. The employee will share student mentoring with Professor and will participate in departmental seminars and other professional activities as assigned. The candidate will also be working with both graduate and undergraduate students in a mentoring role and will be involved in conducting workshops, and seminars. The candidate will enjoy a dynamic and collaborative working environment.
Primary Function of Organizational Unit
North Carolina A & T is a public land grant high research activity university that enrolls over 13,300 students. The University is committed to dedicated teaching and learning, scholarly and creative research, and effective engagement and public service.
The College of Engineering (COE), with over 2300 students, has 5 Doctoral programs, 8 Masters of Science Degree programs, and EAC ABET accredited undergraduate programs in Architectural, Bio-, Biological, Civil, Chemical, Computer, Electrical, Industrial, and Mechanical Engineering, as well as a CAC ABET-accredited program Computer Science. The College's focus is on cultivating leaders who excel in academics, innovation, and research; where the 5 research cluster areas of the COE are Autonomous Systems, Cybersecurity and Resilience, Energy and Sustainability, Healthcare Applications and Complex Systems and Networks. The College welcomes team members who thrive in an environment that embraces diversity and inclusion within the student body, faculty, and staff. Additional information about the College and the University can be found at www. ncat.edu/coe.
1. Ph.D. awarded within the last five years in Computer Science or related area, specializing in Cybersecurity, AI and Machine Learning. 2. A strong theoretical and experimental background with evidence of skills related to AI and machine learning and their applications to cybersecurity. 3. The candidate is expected to have good skills in writing scientific papers and technical reports.
Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education Required License or Certification
Position InformationWorking Title Post Doc Research Associate
Position Number 009961 Recruitment Salary Range $55,000 - $65,000 FLSA Exempt Position Type Post Doctoral Appointment Type Time Limited - Full-time Tenure Track No FTE If Time Limited, Appointment Length 08/31/2027 Organizational Division Computer Science Organizational Location College of Engineering Organizational Unit Computer Science
Posting Detail InformationPosting Number EPA1687
Open Date 02/13/2023 Close Date - for postings that do not use Open Until Filled Open Until Filled Yes Open Until Filled Minimum Application Period Postings: Positions remaining posted after this date are continuing to accept applications, but may close at any time. Applications received by this date will receive full consideration, applications received after this date may receive consideration depending upon the status of the search Date Position Available 03/01/2023 Special Instructions to Applicant
All individuals must complete and submit an electronic application to be considered for employment with the university. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing an electronic application. Applicants seeking Veteran's Preference must attach a DD 214 form Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty with your application during the process of applying to the job posting. All final candidates recommended for hire are subject to a criminal and sex offender background checks. Candidates may also be subject to a motor vehicle and/or credit check based on the relevancy to the position. North Carolina A&T State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States. North Carolina A&T State University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. No one who applies or seeks employment will be denied admission to or employment at North Carolina A&T State University on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, disabling condition, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or sexual orientation and sexual identity.Supplemental Questions
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