University of South Florida
Department Name/ Number:
Industrial and Management Systems Engineering/ 0-2103-000
College of Engineering
9180 Post-Doctoral Scholar Research, IMSE
Negotiable (Commensurate with experience)
) [Collaborative for Research and Education in Aging, Technology and Health]
is an interdisciplinary research and development group including researchers, entrepreneurs, and retirement community leaders. Our mission is to improve the quality of life and health outcomes of our aging population. Our core expertise in basic and applied research enhanced with close ties to entrepreneurs and retirement communities allows us to develop effective solutions, take innovative ideas from design to deployment, and evaluate the their impact on the quality of life and health outcomes of seniors.
The University of South Florida
a high-impact, global research university dedicated to student success. It is one of the largest public universities in the nation, and among the top 50 universities, public or private, for federal research expenditures. The university is one of only four Florida public universities classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching in the top tier of research universities, a distinction attained by only 2.3 percent of all universities.
Serving more than 47,000 students, the USF System has an annual budget of $1.5 billion and an annual economic impact of $3.7 billion. USF offers over 230 degree programs at the undergraduate, graduate, specialty and doctoral levels, including the doctor of medicine. Its dynamic learning environment inspires innovation, creativity and collaboration and is focused on student success. More than 2,000 distinguished scholars, researchers and expert teachers, nearly all holding PhDs or the highest degrees in their fields, make up the USF faculty—including the 2012 U.S. Professor of the Year.
USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference, with 17 men's and women's varsity teams competing at the NCAA-level. The University of South Florida's Tampa campus is located in an area known for pleasant weather, numerous Gulf Coast beaches, and a variety of cultural and recreational activities that provide an outstanding quality of life. It was recently listed by Sierra Magazine as the 11th greenest college in the U.S.
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The USF College of Engineering Tampa campus cordially invites candidates with a Doctoral degree in engineering, computer science, data sciences or a related area with research focus in technology in health care to apply for this Post- Doctoral Research Scholar position. This is a full-time position that may be renewed annually depending on satisfactory performance and funding availability up to a maximum of three years. Health insurance benefits will be offered through the USF postdoctoral scholar health insurance program.
The selected candidate will work with CREATE-Health leadership to write and publish manuscripts, prepare and submit proposals related to the group’s current and planned research agenda, and provide support in terms of the daily activities associated with existing research. The candidate is also encouraged to develop his/her own research agenda.
Doctoral degree in engineering, computer science, data sciences or a related area with research focus in technology in health care. Must meet university criteria for appointment to the rank of Postdoctoral Fellow.
Candidates with research expertise or experience in one or more of the following will be reviewed favorably: Healthcare systems, electronic health records, health information technology, qualitative and quantitative data modeling and analysis, data analytics, statistical and mathematical modeling, programming, sensing and sensory networks, internet of things, ambient intelligence.
Additional Information for Applicants
The salary will be negotiable depending on the scholar's experience and potential for research related to the current grant projects. A cover letter, curriculum vita emphasizing research goals and past research accomplishments, and two (2) letters of recommendation must be attached to application.
The position will remain open until filled. For full consideration, please apply by March 12, 2017.
This position is also subject to a criminal background check.
Information for Applicants
This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check.
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University of South Florida
Website : http://www.usf.edu
The University of South Florida is a high-impact, global research university located in beautiful Tampa Bay on Florida's spectacular west coast. It is one of the largest public universities in the nation, and among the top 50 universities, public or private, for federal research expenditures. The university is one of only four Florida public universities classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching in the top tier of research universities, a distinction attained by only 2.3 percent of all universities.