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Postdoctoral Scholar - Control for Smart Electric Grids and Renewable Integration.

Recruitment Period

Open date: February 9th, 2018
Next review date: March 12th, 2018
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: March 12th, 2018
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.


The UCI Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science in the Henry Samueli School of Engineering is looking for a postdoctoral scholar, salary range from $48,216 to $54,228 per year (based on experience and qualifications), in the area of Control for Smart Electric Grids and Renewable Integration.

A Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science, or a closely related field, from an accredited university is required. Applicants should have expertise in at least one or preferably all of the following areas:

i. Control systems
ii. Smart electric grids
iii. Renewable integration

The successful candidates will report to Professor Pramod P. Khargonekar and work jointly with a number of EECS faculty in their respective areas. The candidates will be expected to conduct research, publish papers, and coordinate a number of activities involving proposal generation and presentation of research results on various media, including the web.

The initial appointment will be for 12 months and salary depends on the applicant’s qualifications.

Application Procedure: Apply by submitting your application to our online RECRUIT system at (

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.

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Job location

Irvine, CA




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