Position Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Position Number: 008131
Full-time or Part-time: Full Time
Department: Department of Chemistry and Physics
Posting Number: 0401163
SHRA/EHRA: EHRA (Non-Faculty)
Job Category: Professional
Hiring Range: Commensurate with Education and Experience
Minimum salary: $31,200/year
Maximum salary: Commensurate with Education and Experience
Overall Position Competency: Flat Rate
Description of primary duties and responsibilities:
Please note: This position is being re-advertised. Previous applicants are still being considered and need not re-apply
Primary purpose of this position is to perform research in Phase Transformations and Mechanical Properties of materials. The successful candidate for this position will develop a continuum model of solid materials fracturing, conduct computer simulations of mechanical behavior of materials in conditions of cyclic loading, analyze mechanical properties of materials, and visualize the material's structure.
Description of Work Continued:
This position is in Dr. A. Umantsev's research group in the Department of Chemistry and Physics at Fayetteville State University. The group is a part of the Center for Hierarchical Materials Design (CHiMaD) at Northwestern University in Chicago, which is funded through the Grant from National Institute of Standards
and Technology (DOC NIST). The mission of CHiMaD is to conduct research in the framework of the White House Materials Genome Initiative (MGI).
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:
The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. degree or equivalent in Materials Science and experience in computer simulations, multi-scale modeling, and visualization of materials processes.
Open Until Filled: Yes
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Optional & Required Documents
- Cover Letter
- Resume/Curriculum Vitae
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