Ph.D. Research Assistantship

A Ph.D. research assistantship position is available in the research area of Cyber-Physical Systems Informatics and Security.

The graduate research assistantship includes a monthly stipend and full tuition waiver.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. B.S. or M.S. degree in Computer Science/Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Applied Mathematics, or equivalent.
  2. Research experience with signal processing, machine learning (especially deep learning), and computer networking.
  3. Strong programming skills (C/C++, Python and Java) and embedded system development skills
  4. International students are required to submit a TOEFL score – Internet based test minimum 80; Speaking>20, Writing>20.
  5. Candidates with awards in computer science and engineering related competitions are strongly encouraged to apply.

Interested students should send curriculum vitae, along with descriptions of their backgrounds, research interests, publications and contact information for three references, via email, to Prof. WenZhan Song (

Postdoctoral Research Associate

The College of Engineering ( at the University of Georgia seeks candidates for a postdoctoral research associate position in Cyber-Physical Systems and Analytics. We are interested in candidates in the areas of cyber-physical systems and security, fog/edge computing, big data analytics, distributed systems. Qualified candidates should have a doctoral degree in Computer/Electrical Science/Engineering (or equivalent) by the date of appointment. Salary and benefits are competitive.

This postdoctoral research associate will be expected to lead and build research in both analytical and experimental aspects related to cyber-physical systems, computing and security, while working closely with Dr. WenZhan Song, the holder of Georgia Power Mickey A. Brown Professorship in Engineering. Primary application focuses of our CPS research are in, micro grid and energy management, subsurface imaging, and smart connected health. We seek a passionate researcher who will bring and further build their own research activities and work collaboratively with existing research teams that respond to and inform regional, national, and international initiatives. Please see for more details about our research.

Applicants shall submit their applications through (If you do not have SSN, you may request a pseudo-ssn by emailing, or email applications to Prof. WenZhan Song: for preliminary review). Applications must include a cover letter indicating the area of specialization, a detailed curriculum vita, a research statement, and names of at least three professional references. The application review process starts immediately upon the submission until the position is filled.