The Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering of the USC Viterbi School of Engineering (http://viterbi.usc.edu) seeks candidates for Senior Research Associate position. The USC Viterbi School of Engineering is committed to increasing the diversity of its staff and welcomes applications from women, underrepresented groups, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.
The position serves as a senior researcher to lead projects, coordinate, manage and drive technical innovations. Plans, designs and conducts highly technical and complex research projects independently and in consultation with supervisor, which require the regular use of ingenuity and innovation. May contribute to the development of new concepts, techniques and standards. Analyzes research data and provides interpretations. Contributes to the development of research documentation for publication and/or prepares technical reports, papers and/or records. Develops solutions to complex research problems. Provides leadership, direction and guidance to staff and/or student workers as needed.
Applicants Must have a Ph.D. or equivalent doctorate degree. Three years experience in research specialization.
Minimum Education: Ph.D. or equivalent doctorateMinimum Experience: 3 yearsMinimum Field of Expertise: Directly related education and experience in research specialization with advanced knowledge of equipment, procedures, analysis methods, principles, theories and concepts.
Internal Number: REQ20092973
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