Research Scientist

Location
Worcester
Posted
Jun 05, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Research Scientist

Worcester Polytechnic Institute


Department: MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Position Status:

Basic Function:
Research Scientist with experience in additive manufacturing, cold spray processing, friction stir welding, casting and fabrication of metal matrix composites. Also, the successful candidate must have experience in using DIC and characterizing materials using SEM, TEM, and XRD, as well as performing static, fatigue, and creep testing. Knowledge of computational tools is required.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Research Scientist with experience in additive manufacturing, cold spray processing, friction stir welding, casting and fabrication of metal matrix composites is required. SEM, TEM, XRD, and ICME experience is required.

    Position Requirements

  • Position requires a completed PhD degree in Materials Science and/or Mechanical Engineering, as well as authorization for employment in the U.S. are both required.

    Posting Date: 06/01/2017

    Open Until Filled:

    Special Instructions to Applicants:


    EEO Information:
    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or disability. We are looking for individuals who value creativity, diversity, inclusion, and collaboration.

    Criminal Background Check Statement:
    A pre-employment criminal records check is required.

    To apply, visit: https://careers.wpi.edu/postings/4558

    WPI, the nation's third oldest private technological university, established in 1865 by New England industrialists John Boynton and Ichabod Washburn consists of 80 acres set in a safe, residential section of Worcester, Massachusetts—the second largest city in New England—home to 13 colleges, and situated 40 miles west of Boston.

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