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Post Doctoral Fellow

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Position Title:

Post Doctoral Fellow

Position Type:

Adjunct/Temporary Faculty

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OSU Campus:



Chemical Engineering

Location Address:

420 Engineering North
Stillwater, OK , 74074

Hiring Supervisor:

Dr. Mileva Radonjic

Hiring Range:
(Contingent upon available funding):

66,000.00 - 72,000.00, Commensurate with education and experience

Work Schedule:

8-5 Monday-Friday, some weekends and holidays

Faculty Appt Period:

Job Summary:

Postdoctoral position - Barrier Materials Lab, within Petroleum Engineering Program in the School of Chemical Engineering at Oklahoma State University is seeking applications for a Postdoctoral Fellow to lead experimental studies in the rock-fluid interactions, specifically applying CT-imaging to investigate changes of geo/engineered materials in unconventional petroleum system, which includes fractured shale rock and wellbore cements.  Other duties include managing laboratories and equipment, training graduate and undergraduate students, data analysis/presentation, and the preparation of manuscripts and proposals.  This is a one-year, full-time research position.  This position may be renewed at Oklahoma State University's discretion for up to four-year period based on available funding, college needs, performance review, and various other factors.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Formal applications must be submitted online at Submit a single PDF file containing: (i) a one-page cover letter, (ii) a curriculum vita, (iii) a statement of research interests and goals, (iv) contact information of five references and (v) examples of relevant peer reviewed journal publications. Screening of applicants will begin as applications arrive and continue until the position is filled, contingent on available funding.

Education & Experience

Position Qualifications:


Ph.D. in Geological engineering, petroleum engineering, civil engineering or closely related field.

Competence in X-ray microscopy, image analysis, grasp of porous media phenomena related to subsurface rock/fluids interactions, and ability to use materials characterization tools such as SEM/EDS/EBSD, EPMA, XRD, AFM.


Ph,D, in Geological Engineering

Experience in materials science or geology preferred. Strong preference will be given to candidates with strong a publication record.

Oklahoma State University (OSU) strives to provide a safe study, work, and living environment for its faculty, staff, volunteers and students. To support this environment and comply with applicable laws and regulations,OSU conducts pre-employment background checks on final candidates. Offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check.The type of background check conducted varies by position and can include, but is not limited to, criminal (felony and misdemeanor) history, sex offender registry, motor vehicle history, financial history, and/or education verification. Background checks will be conducted when required by law or contract and when, in the discretion of the university, it is reasonable and prudent to do so.


Oklahoma State University is a modern land-grant system that prepares students for success. Orange is the Answer. Through leadership and service, OSU improves the lives of people in Oklahoma, the nation and the world. OSU has more than 35,000 students across its five-campus system with students from all 50 states and around 120 nations. Established in 1890, OSU has graduated more than 264,000 students to serve the state of Oklahoma, the nation and the world. 

Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City (OSU-OKC) is part of the modern land-grant system of Oklahoma State University. OSU-OKC is a two-year public institution, offering more than 50 degrees and certificate options. Through quality education, a supportive environment, leadership training and service opportunities, OSU-OKC trains students to work and educates them to lead. OSU-OKC graduates are found throughout the community serving as police officers, firefighters, nurses, teachers, healthcare professionals and business owners.

Oklahoma State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/E-verify employer committed to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression,  national origin, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. Oklahoma State University campuses are tobacco and vapor-free.

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