Job Title: Postdoctoral Research Position in Uncertainty Quantification

Location of Position: Notre Dame, Indiana

Employing Institution: University of Notre Dame

Description of Position: We seek applications for an open postdoctoral position available in the research group of Prof. Daniele Schiavazzi at the University of Notre Dame, with opportunities to collaborate with the Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification Group at Sandia National Laboratories and the research group of Prof. Alison Marsden at Stanford University. The candidate will be responsible to conduct methodological and applied research in the broad research area of model-based inference and uncertainty quantification, participate and help to organize research group meetings focusing on the construction of multi-fidelity surrogate models for the solution of direct and inverse problems in uncertainty analysis.We are seeking a highly motivated and driven applicant with strong writing and communication skills, a strong background in applied probability and uncertainty quantification, computational fluid/solid mechanics, coding in C++/Python, and the ability to work independently and collaborate effectively. Previous experience with parallel programming (CPU/GPU) and development of deep learning neural networks in PyTorch is a plus.The position will initially be for one year with the possibility of extension depending on performance.

Minimum Qualifications: PhD in Computational Science, Applied Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering or related discipline.

Application Procedure: To apply, submit a cover letter explaining your interest in the position, CV, and at least two letters of recommendation. The evaluation of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Application Materials Required: Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, and two Reference Letters.
Please submit as a single PDF to [email protected]

Contact Information: Daniele Schiavazzi, 101G Crowley Hall, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA, [email protected]


Closing Date: 8/31/2022