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Postdoc position in visual analytics, big data analytics and visualization at Purdue University


Visual Analytics Postdoc Position


Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN




We invite applications for a postdoctoral researcher in visual analytics, visualization, and big data analytics across a wide spectrum of application areas. The successful candidate will perform research in visual analytics projects, big data analytics projects, lead research activities within the group, and interface with renowned academic research groups in visual analytics around the world. We are the lead of the Visualization Sciences Center of Excellence funded by U.S. DHS with additional funding, from DOD, NSF, and other government agencies. We have 26 partner institutions across the world. We have many interesting projects working on real data and great challenging projects.  VACCINE is working closely with collaborators including health and public safety departments, medical doctors, US Coast Guard, TSA, computational scientists, combustion engineers, soundscape ecologists, businesses, and researchers in science, engineering, and economics.


The ideal candidate has a Ph.D. with strong research background in one of the following: visual analytics, geospatial and temporal analysis, statistics, visualization, cognitive science, human computer interaction, big data, computer graphics or a closely related field. Both beginning and senior postdoctoral candidates are encouraged to apply.  Excellent oral and written communication skills are mandatory.


Starting date is from late Fall 2013.


Applications including a CV and a research statement should be sent to Dr.

David Ebert ( <> ).  

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