PostDoc position at University of Littoral

Posted by: Bernard FORTZ
Contact:[email protected]

Under the project “Sustainable Transport Under Pandemic Context”, University of Littoral has an immediate position for a postdoc researcher to work on MATsim ( The project is related to transport modeling in the North of France with a focus on the improvement of the calibration techniques and the implementation of epidemiological model. The position is for a period of 12 months with a net salary about 2,200€ per month.


We are seeking a candidate who is familiar with agent-based traffic modelling, who have and experience with MATsim or proves that he/she can be quickly productive on this framework:

The selection will be based on the main criteria:

1. technical skills in transport modeling,

* data gathering and processing (databases)

* model calibration

* output analysis

* and experience with MATsim (or similar tools)

2. motivation to work on transport modeling

3. familiarities with Java/Eclipse environment

4. ability to process XML files


Other criteria that will be considered:

* skills in the manipulation of geographical information systems

* big data and statistical analysis

* knowledge of epidemiological models

* experience with mathematical optimisation methods


For more information please contact Prof Moez KILANI <[email protected]> or Prof Daniel DE WOLF <[email protected]>