|Salary:||£37,904 to £45,547 pro-rata per annum|
|Placed On:||19th February 2019|
|Closes:||26th March 2019|
Salary Range: Level B £37,904 – £45,547 pro-rata per annum*
Fixed Term, full-time
The Salary structure is subject to change effective from 1st April 2019, please see full details on our salary structure reform
An opportunity has arisen for a Post-doctoral Research Associate in Transport Engineering to work on analysis and modelling of urban mass transit systems.
This position is offered within the Railway and Transport Strategy Centre (RTSC), a cutting-edge research group working on mathematical and statistical models in various field of transportation. Key research areas include: performance analytics and data centric engineering; causal inference methods and applications; transport and spatial economics; and resilience, risk and safety analyses. The academic research group is led by Professor Dan Graham in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. The research will be carried out in close collaboration with industrial and academic partners.
The post will be full-time, fixed term for one year in the first instance.
Duties and responsibilities
The Post-doctoral Research Associate will lead research in the field of transport analysis and modelling for urban mass transit systems. The research will involve statistical modelling using very large transportation datasets as well theoretical mathematical modelling work. The aim is to develop rigorous quantitative analyses that provide analytical solutions to aid the design and planning of mass transit systems.
You will develop cutting edge research to make substantive and methodological contributions in your field. You will be expected to submit publications to leading journals, to participate in international conferences, and to attract external research funding. You will also contribute to teaching and to the supervision of students.
*Candidates who have not yet been officially awarded their PhD will be appointed as Research Assistant within the salary range £33,380 - £35,061 per annum.
For informal enquiries about the post please contact Professor Dan Graham, Railway and Transport Strategy Centre, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at email@example.com
Our preferred method of application is online via our website. Please click ‘apply’ below or go to https://www.imperial.ac.uk/job-applicants/ and search using reference number ENG00737
Further information about the post is available in the job description.
Any queries regarding the application process should be directed to Alexandra Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date: 26th March 2019
Interviews: Currently planned to take place w/c 01 April 2019
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