PhD, Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research, SC, USA.


A Graduate Research Assistantship position is available for prospective graduate students interested in pursuing a PhD degree at the Department of Automotive Engineering, in the Automotive Engineering program, at Clemson University, in the area of Diagnostics and Prognostics.


The Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR) is an advanced-technology research campus where academia, industry and government organizations engage in synergistic collaboration.  With more than $200 million in commitments, CU-ICAR represents the ultimate public/private partnership, directly fueling a knowledge base critical to the automotive industry.


The interested applicants are expected to have good mathematical skills and have taken courses on linear system theory or modern control theory and machine learning. In addition, familiarity with computer programming languages such as MATLAB/Simulink is required. A Master's degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, or systems and controls is preferred. The RA position is immediately available and will be open until it is filled. We offer an initial salary of $24,000/year plus graduate student tuition reduction and benefits.


The interested applicants should contact Professor Pierluigi Pisu ( for more information.

Updated on 11/03/2021