Postdoc in Communication Systems

Linköping University
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Skilled and committed employees are a crucial factor in the success of Linköping University. And we need more of them. Our core expertise comes from teachers and researchers, but a successful university requires experienced and motivated employees in many fields. Everyone is important. We need to recruit many new employees thanks to, among all, an expansion in our research activity. We need you here. We look forward to receiving your application!

The department of Electrical Engineering (ISY) is central to the engineering education at the Institute of Technology, one of four faculties at Linköping University, and this regards both basic and applied knowledge. The research is based on industrial needs, and ranges from basic research to direct application in collaboration projects.

We are now looking to appoint a postdoc in the field of Communication Systems.

Work assignments
The Division of Communication Systems conducts research and education in intelligent networked systems, communications engineering for 5G and 6G, statistical signal processing, attacks on machine learning systems, design of wireless communication systems to support distributed learning applications, optimization of signal processing systems for robust and energy efficient implementation, and network science. The successful candidate will work in one of the projects related to these topics, and is expected to focus on the development of distributed MIMO technology for 6G (RadioWeaves technology).

As postdoc, you will principally carry out research. A certain amount of teaching may be part of your duties, up to a maximum of 20% of working hours.

The workplace
You will be employed in the Division for Communication Systems, welcome to read more about us at

To be qualified to take employment as postdoc, you must have been awarded a doctoral degree or have a foreign degree that is deemed to be equivalent to a doctoral degree. This degree must have been awarded at the latest by the point at which LiU makes its decision to employ you.

The applicant must have an outstanding track record within one or several of the division's research fields, and demonstrated independence and excellence in research.

It is considered advantageous if your doctoral degree is no older than three years at application deadline for this job. If there are special reasons for having an older doctoral degree – such as taking statutory leave – then these may be taken into consideration.

About this job
This post is a temporary contract of two years with the possibility of extension up to a total maximum of three years. The position as a postdoc is full-time.

Starting date
By agreement.

Salaries at the university are set individually.

More information about employee benefits is available here.

Trade union representatives
Information about trade union contacts can be found here.

Application procedure
Apply for this position by clicking on the button labelled “Apply” below. Your application must reach Linköping University at latest January 31. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

Linköping University will continue to develop as an attractive and creative place of work, characterized by equal terms and actively works for equality and diversity.

We look forward to receiving your application!

Linköping university has framework agreements and wishes to decline direct contacts from staffing- and recruitment companies as well as from vendors of job advertisements.

Contact persons

Erik G Larsson

Professor and Head of Division

+46 13 281312

Lina Florvik

HR partner

+46 13 281925


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