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Job ID: 121726

Postdoctoral Research Scholar
North Carolina State University

Date Posted Apr. 3, 2019
Title Postdoctoral Research Scholar
University North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC, United States
Department Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Fall 2019
  • Post-Doc
  • Transportation Engineering
    Engineering - Other

Postdoctoral research position in transportation planning and economics, NC State
Department: Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering, North Carolina State
University, Raleigh, North Carolina
Start date: Fall 2019
Description: The Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering (CCEE) at
North Carolina State University is seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher to conduct
research on the social and economic externalities of transportation interventions under the
supervision of Dr. Eleni Bardaka, Assistant Professor in CCEE (
This is a full-time position for 12 months starting Fall 2019, with the potential to extend for another 12 months. The postdoctoral researcher is expected to work on funded projects and assist with preparation of proposals focusing on quantifying the socioeconomic impacts of public transportation projects using spatial and
econometric analysis. The postdoctoral researcher is also expected to write and publish peer reviewed
journal articles and mentor graduate students. The postdoctoral researcher will be given
the opportunity to give lectures to undergraduate and graduate-level courses.
- Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, Economics, or Applied Economics
- Strong background in econometric methods and analysis
- Preference will be given to applicants with strong background in spatial analysis and econometrics
- Knowledge of R and ArcGIS
- Excellent written and communication skills

Apply @ and should include (i) a cover letter that
describes the applicant’s research interests, previous experience, and how they relate to the
position, (ii) CV, (iii) graduate school transcripts, (iv) two writing samples (with a preference to
journal articles), and (v) contact information for three references.
Further inquiries can be directed by email to Dr. Bardaka at Please submit
your materials at your earliest convenience; submissions received by April 15 will be given full

  • NCSU is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, and welcomes all persons without regard to sexual orientation. We are committed to diversity and strongly encourage candidates who can contribute to this goal to apply. Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations during the process should call 919-515-3148.

Please reference in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.

Contact Information

  • Dr. Bardaka
    Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering
    North Carolina State University
    Raleigh, NC 27695


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