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 (https://www.ccee.ncsu.edu/people/ebardak).
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 @ https://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/115186 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Please submit
your materials at your earliest convenience; submissions received by April 15 will be given full