Postdoctoral Research Associate - Physics and Applied Physics
Postdoctoral Research Associate - Physics and Applied PhysicsJob no: 502900
Position type: Staff Full Time
Benefit Status: Benefited-Union
Campus: UMass Lowell
Department: Physics and Applied Physics
Salary: Anticipated $48,000/year based on grant
Applications Open: Sep 18 2019
General Summary of Position:
The Postdoctoral Research Associate will work closely with faculty, graduate students and undergraduate students to carry out research on organic photovoltaics, melt electrospinning, and fibers with advanced functional properties under the direction of the Principal Investigators. This position is contingent upon funding.
Minimum Qualifications (Required):
- Must have a Ph.D. in Plastics Engineering/Material Science, Physics, or related field
- Demonstrated computational abilities to aid in modelling and data post-processing, including C, C++, Java, MATLAB, and Mathematica
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Only current UML Employees within the Grants & Contracts (MTA/GRACE) bargaining unit will be considered during the first 10 business days of the posting. All other candidates will be considered after that period.
Initial review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received.
This position is contingent upon funding. The initial appointment will be for one year with a possibility of renewal contingent upon funding and successful performance.
Please include a resume and cover letter with your application. Names and contact information of three references will be required during the application process.