Job Title: Post Doctoral Research Associate

Location of Position: Los Angeles, CA

Employing Institution: University of Southern California

Position Responsibilities: There is an opening for a post-doctoral researcher in the area of modeling compressible phase change problems in the Viterbi school of engineering at the University of Southern California, in LA. Applicants are expected to have a strong background in computational science and engineering, finite element/volume methods, large scale computing and reduced order models.

Qualifications: PhD in Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Computer/Computational Science, or related discipline.

  • Expertise in a subset of the following areas:
  • Stabilized finite element methods
  • Iterative methods for large scale computation
  • Modeling of phase change problems
  • Proficiency in FORTRAN, C and/or C++ programming languages and GNU/Linux operating system is required.
  • Good knowledge of parallel programming and high-performance computing.
  • Experience in large-scale software development.
  • Knowledge of modern software engineering tools will be considered favorably.


Contact Information: Interested applicants should contact Prof. Assad A Oberai with a detailed CV ([email protected]).

Closing Date: Evaluation of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.