Open Positions

Systems Postdoctoral Associate

The Division of Systems Engineering at Boston University invites applications for Post-Doctoral Associates (equivalently, postdoctoral fellows) for 1 or 2 years to contribute to ongoing research projects in one or more of the following or related areas:
• Multi-agent systems, Cyber-Physical systems with applications of particular interest in sensor networks, robotics, energy, and Smart Cities
• Network systems and economics, cooperative control and optimization, game theory
• Distributed algorithms for decision making
• Machine learning and data science with applications of particular interest in robotics, biology, health care

Candidates are expected to have a proven publication record and the ability to work independently. Preference will be given to candidates interested in joint projects involving two or more research teams led by Division faculty. Candidates who are also interested in contributing to the teaching mission of the Division will receive additional consideration and commensurately higher compensation. The form of teaching contribution is negotiable.

Apply by 3/31/2024.


Boston University is an AAU institution with a rich tradition dedicated to inclusion and social justice and a commitment to broadening participation of underrepresented groups in engineering. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.