Career Opportunities

Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Telecommunication Engineering/Signal Processing


Position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Project Focus:  Wireless Cooperative Networks with Energy -Harvesting Relays

Application Deadline: November 30th, 2023


We are seeking a highly motivated and qualified Postdoctoral Research Fellow to contribute to the project “Relay Selection Strategies for Buffer-Aided Wireless Cooperative Networks with Energy -Harvesting Relays” at the Lebanese American University. This position offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to cutting-edge research in the field of physical-layer wireless communication systems.


Conduct innovative research to develop novel solutions for optimizing wireless cooperative networks.

Conduct simulations and perform a theoretical analysis to meet the project’s objectives.

Work under the supervision of the project PI to advise advanced relay selection policies.

Publish research findings in peer-reviewed journals and present results at conferences.

Assist in the supervision and mentoring of graduate and undergraduate students.

Applicants have the option to teach up to 6 credits per academic year.


Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or a related field.

A solid background in communication theory, signal processing and queuing theory.

Strong Mathematical background in probability theory and Markov chain analysis.

Experience in simulating physical-layer communication solutions.

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

Ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented research environment.



Competitive salary.

Access to state-of-the-art research resources.

Opportunities for professional development and networking.

Supportive and collaborative research environment.

Chance to make a significant impact in the field of future communication systems.

Application Instructions:

Interested candidates should submit the following application materials to

A cover letter detailing your research interests and relevant qualifications.

Curriculum vitae (CV) including a list of publications.

Contact information for three professional references.

A statement of research accomplishments and future goals (max. 2 pages).


For inquiries or additional information about the position, please contact Dr. Chadi Abou-Rjeily at


LAU is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates of all above mentioned backgrounds to apply. We are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive research environment.