Post Doctoral Fellow

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Clemson University: College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences: Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Post Doctoral Fellow

Location: 105 Earle Hall

Clemson University is seeking applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate position in Computational Catalysis to work on projects related to multi scale modeling of aqueous phase heterogeneous catalysis or computationally-driven design of magnetic nanoparticles using machine learning.

The Associate will work as part of a strong interdisciplinary team connecting chemistry, chemical engineering, and materials science and engineering to design advanced materials.


Applicants must have earned a PhD (or equivalent) in chemical engineering, chemistry, materials science and engineering, physics, or a closely-related field; have research expertise in the field of computational chemistry; and have experience with coding.

Further, applicants must have strong teamwork, leadership, and communication skills; be persistent toward solving problems and achieving goals; and be goal-oriented and self-motivated. Fluency in Python and experience modeling electro catalytic systems are desirable.


Applicants should submit a single PDF containing a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, and a minimum of three references with full contact information. Electronic submissions to [email protected] are preferred.

The cover letter should: 1) Discuss why you are a good fit for the Getman Group, 2) Address the requirements about leadership, teamwork, communication, persistence, and self-motivation listed above, and 3) Explain how this position will help you achieve your long term career goals. The cover letter can additionally address how you will contribute to the diversity of Clemson University.

Applications will not be considered to be complete until the pdf application package and at least three (3) letters of recommendation have been received.

Clemson University is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate against any person or group on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, pregnancy, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status or genetic information. Clemson University is building a culturally diverse faculty and staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and encourages applications from minorities and women.





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Posted: 5/10/2019
Application Due: 6/7/2019
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