Postdoc Position in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
University of California Irvine Henry Samueli School of Engineering
United States

Postdoc– Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Job #JPF07387
  • Electrical Engineering and Computer Science / Henry Samueli School of Engineering / UC Irvine

Application Window

Open date: March 3rd, 2022

Next review date: Monday, Apr 4, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Saturday, Dec 31, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The UC Irvine Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science in the Samueli School of Engineering is accepting applications for several Postdoc position(s), to work within the ProperData Center: The research is in the general area of personal data privacy and transparency, and we are looking for Postdoc(s) with a range of expertise, including but not limited to the following areas: privacy and security; networking; Internet-of-Things, mobile devices, machine learning, data protection laws. Of particular interest are the topics of privacy-preserving machine learning techniques, algorithm fairness and auditing, and theoretical underpinnings of data privacy. The Postdoc(s) will be expected to: work within an interdisciplinary and multi-institutional team; interact with industry and policy partners; work closely with the UCI PhD students, Lead PI/Director and Assistant Director of ProperData; write papers and assist with proposals and reports.

A doctorate in computer science, electrical engineering, or a closely related field, from an accredited university, is required at the time of hire. Successful candidates will have a strong publication record in one or more of the above areas.
Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Initial appointments are for one year and renewal is based on availability of support and need.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and provide the names and contact information of at least two references, and any additional information (optional) at: For maximum consideration please apply by June 30th, 2022. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. Inquiries should be addressed to the ProperData Director: Prof. Athina Markopoulou (

UC Irvine is part of the premier public university system in the world. UCI is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), is ranked as a top-10 public university by U.S. News and World Report, and was identified by the New York Times as No. 1 among U.S. universities that do the most for low-income students. UCI is located in Orange County, four miles from the Pacific Ocean and 45 miles south of Los Angeles. Irvine is one of the safest communities in the U.S. and offers a very pleasant year-round climate, numerous recreational and cultural opportunities, and one of the highest-ranked public-school systems in the nation.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

A doctorate in electrical engineering, computer science or a closely related field, from an accredited university

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter
  • Statement of Research
  • Misc / Additional (Optional)
Reference requirements
  • 2-4 required (contact information only)
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Campus Information

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

Job location

Irvine, CA

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