Post Doctoral Fellow

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Post Doctoral Fellow

Worcester Polytechnic Institute


Position Status:

Basic Function:
Strong background on computational thermodynamics, especially the multicomponent perovskite for solid oxide fuel cell applications. Experience on first principles calculations to understand the defect chemistry inside perovskite is a bonus.

  • Process and analyze results and data, and write reports containing descriptive, analytical, and evaluative content
    Teach, train, and supervise students in the research group
    Present ongoing work and findings at the national and international conferences
    Participate and assist in manuscript writing for publication in scientific journals and conference proceedings
    Devise and help to conceive new research proposals and participate/assist in applying for funding and grants.

  • PhD from an accredited institution in the area of Materials Science and Engineering, Physics, and Chemical Engineering.

    Posting Date: 05/14/2018

    Close Date: 5/25/2018

    Open Until Filled:

    Special Instructions to Applicants:

    EEO Information:
    WPI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. We are seeking individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who will contribute to a culture of creativity and collaboration, inclusion, problem solving and change making.

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

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    Job No:
    Posted: 5/17/2018
    Application Due: 5/28/2018
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