Prof. Ming Li in the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at the University of Arizona is looking for highly motivated PhD students to join his Wireless Networks and Cyber Security Research (WiSeR) Lab. The research areas include: (1) Wireless networking and mobile computing; (2) Wireless and mobile security; (3) Security and privacy in cyber physical systems and internet-of-things; (4) Privacy-preserving big data analytics. |
Preferred candidates should be self-motivated, responsible, and have the curiosity and determination to explore the path to develop himself/herself into an outstanding researcher. Candidates with EE, CS or other relevant backgrounds will be considered. A solid background in any one of the following will be a plus: wireless communications & networking, security/cryptography, signal processing, machine learning, optimization/game theory. The candidate should have either strong analytical (mathematical) skills or strong system implementation skills. Previous research experience is a plus but not necessary.
The positions are open for Spring or Fall 2017. If you are interested, please send your CV/resume and any other information that you believe is helpful for your application in one email to Prof. Ming Li at firstname.lastname@example.org . For more detailed information about the research done at the Wireless Networks and Cyber Security (WiSeR) lab, please visit http://wiser.arizona.edu/ .
The University of Arizona currently ranks top 20 among all the public research universities in the U.S. The ECE department ranked 31st in the U.S. in 2014 according to USNews. The department has 33 faculty members and 6 IEEE Fellows, and annual research expenditure exceeds 9 million dollars. The city of Tucson, AZ has a population of 1 million in its metropolitan area. Tucson is also close to many national parks, such as Suguarno National Park, Grand Canyon, Antelope Canyon, Arches, etc.