Postdoctoral Fellow

Job description

Job Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 228504

Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Job Summary Prof. Matt McDowell’s Group at Georgia Tech ( has an open position for a Postdoctoral Fellow to be focused on next-generation batteries. The successful candidate will lead a team of researchers in understanding and improving electrochemical behavior of metallic anodes in high-energy batteries. Prof. McDowell is jointly appointed in the G. W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering and the School of Materials Science and Engineering, and it is expected that the successful candidate will interact with a wide variety of researchers on campus.

Required Qualifications

Ph.D degree in Engineering field

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
    Intellectual independence and strong analytical skillsExperience with Li-ion battery chemistries and/or electrochemistry (not required but likely an advantage)Experience in materials synthesis and/or characterizationAbility to work within a team environment while leading a multi-faceted project
Contact Information Please reach out to [email protected] for more information.

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Other Information

This position will be paid 100% by sponsored fund.

Special Applicant Instructions

To apply, please prepare and submit the following documents.

Required for application:

  1. Short statement of interest in the position (Cover Letter)
  2. Curriculum vitae (pdf)
  3. Two representative papers (Writing Samples)
  4. Name and contact information for 1-2 professional references

Applications submitted before July 2, 2021 will receive full considerations but the position will remain open until filled.




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Job No:
Posted: 6/10/2021
Application Due: 7/4/2021
Work Type: Full Time