One Ph.D. and one M.S. position

September 02, 2015

The George Washington University’s Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering currently has two open positions in the area of transportation engineering: a Ph.D. position and an M.S. position. Interested applicants should have an engineering educational background with a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in civil engineering or related engineering fields. Experience in traffic/transportation science is preferred.

The Ph.D. applicant is expected to have excellent programming skills (preferably C++ and JAVA) as his/her research tasks will include traffic/network modeling, vehicular/pedestrian dynamics animation and data collection, mining and visualization. The M.S. student should have good programming knowledge and should have a strong background in mathematics and physics. Knowledge in vehicle control and instrumentation/sensing is a plus.

Interested applicants should apply for the Fall Semester of 2016. The application deadline is December 15, 2015 for international students and January 15, 2016 for American students. The corresponding application link is:

Interested candidate may also send their CVs, transcripts, GRE, TOEFL (if applicable) scores, and list of three references to Professor Samer H. Hamdar (

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