Post Doctoral Fellow

Job description

Posting Number:


Position Number:


Position Type:

Post Doc



Department ID:

150301 - Forest Biomaterials


150301 - Forest Biomaterials

Job City & State:


Essential Job Duties:

The person will do research in the chemistry, chemical engineering, biology, polymer and/or pulp and paper research arena. The person will search, read, understand and use published literature to guide research. The person will be required to propose, design and execute lab experiments. The person will do routine testing in a physical testing, material processing, and chemical lab. The person will be required to analyze, summarize, document the procedures and results and then write peer-reviewed journal articles. The person will be required to manage a lab, including safety, scheduling, stocking of materials, and maintenance of equipment.

Other Work/Responsibilities:

Do extension activities as they come up, including hosting visitors, communicating results via popular outlets. Training graduate students in lab and research methods.

Work Schedule:

M - F, 8A - 5P

Department Required Skills:


Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education:


Required License or Certification:


Valid NC Driver's License required?:


Commercial Driver's License Required?:


Anticipated Hiring Range:

$48,000 - $53,000

Job Open Date:


Quick Link:


NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or [email protected] Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree equivalency verified at or equivalent service. Degree(s) must be obtained prior to start date in order to meet qualifications and receive credit.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.




Diversity Profile: University



View more

Learn more on Inside Higher Ed's College Page for University

Arrow pointing right
Job No:
Posted: 12/1/2020
Application Due: 12/4/2020
Work Type: Full Time