Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Post Doctorate RA - HCI Vis Sci Res in RICHLAND, Washington

Organization and Job ID

Job ID: 307259

Directorate: National Security

Division: Computing & Analytics

Group: Visual Analytics


Job Description

This position involves contributing to and developing human-computer interaction, human-machine teaming, or visualization research activities. The incumbent will create new visual analysis technologies or interaction techniques to help users draw insight from complex data and leveraging human cognition.

Range of projects span from basic to applied research. Technical areas includes data and computational engineering, human cognition, high-performance computing, applied mathematics, semantic and human language technologies, human-machine teaming, machine learning, data and computing architectures, systems integration, and software and application development.

The incumbent will work side by side with practitioners to apply advanced theories, methods, algorithms, models, evaluation tools and testbeds, and computational-based solutions address complex scientific challenges affecting energy, biological sciences, the environment, and national security.


Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must have received a PhD within the past five years (60 months) or within the next 8 months from an accredited college or university.


Preferred Qualifications

Preferred academic coursework in the disciplines of computer science, human computer interaction, visual analytics, cognitive modeling, cognitive psychology, human factors engineering, or related disciplines.


Equal Employment Opportunity

PNNL is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse, talented workforce. EOE Disability/Vet/M/F/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. Staff at PNNL must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States.

.Directorate: National Security Dir

Job Category: Post-Graduates and Post-Docs

Group: Visual Analytics

Opening Date: 2018-02-05

Closing Date: 2018-04-07