Postdoctoral Scholar

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Date Announced:
11/27/2017
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
75806
Classification:
Exempt
Work Unit:
College of IST
Department:

Description

The College of Information Sciences and Technology is seeking applicants for a Postdoctoral Scholar position. The successful applicant will hold a PhD in cognitive science, psycholinguistics, computer science or a related field, or have the prerequisite work completed by the appointment date. S/he will be able to carry out high-quality, publishable work, as evidenced by a record of publications in competitive venues. The PI’s group studies cognition through data-driven methods and computational models. We are particularly interested in language processing, e.g., in the context of dialogue, decision-making, and their interaction with different types of memory. Initially, the post-doc will support a project funded by the National Science Foundation, titled "Computational, distributed accounts of human memory”. The initial appointment is for one year, renewable depending on funding and evaluation of the post-docs research and publication activity. The start date is flexible (March - April 2018 preferred). To apply, please submit two letters of reference in addition to C.V. and a research statement.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,104 $23,748 $31,392
B $17,712 $26,124 $34,524
C $19,152 $28,728 $38,304
D $21,072 $31,620 $42,156
E $23,604 $35,400 $47,196
F $26,436 $39,660 $52,872
G $29,136 $44,412 $59,712
H $33,192 $50,616 $68,040
I $37,848 $57,696 $77,580
J $42,444 $65,772 $89,136
K $49,236 $76,308 $103,392
L $57,120 $88,524 $119,928
M $66,240 $102,672 $139,116
N $78,168 $121,152 $164,148
O $90,768 $142,968 $195,168
P $107,124 $168,696 $230,280
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088