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Postdoctoral Fellow

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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

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      Job No:
      Posted: 11/24/2018
      Application Due: 1/23/2019
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