Post Doctoral Researcher

New Mexico State University
Computer Science Department

Post-Doctoral Position at the confluence of Cybersecurity, Smart Grids, Artificial Intelligence, and Internet of Things

Two postdoctoral research associate positions are available immediately in the  Knowledge, Logic, and Advanced Programming Lab (one position) headed by Drs. Enrico Pontelli and Son Tran (website: at the Computer Science Department of New Mexico State University, USA. The positions are funded by a National Science Foundation Smart Grid Research Center grant and the CREST Interdisciplinary Center of Research Excellence in Design of Intelligent Technologies for Smart Grids (iCREDITS). The postdoctoral research associate will work with experienced researchers in the area of artificial intelligence, smart grid and power systems, and machine learning with Ph.D., MS, and UG students.

The ideal candidate is expected to have solid knowledge in reasoning about knowledge and actions, automated planning, and constraint optimization in multi-agent systems. The research will focus on epistemic multi-agent reasoning and planning as well as its application in smart grid domains and cyber-physical systems.

Each candidate will also mentor a lab of 4-5 Ph.D. and some MS and undergraduate students. The postdoctoral position is for 1 year with the possibility of renewal.

NMSU is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff.  Women, minorities, people with disabilities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

Please upload your CV, three representative publications, and name of two recommenders at: