Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
Posted until filled, with review off applications to begin as they are received.
Full Time/Part Time
The Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental (CArE) Engineering at the Missouri University of Science and Technology invites applications for a multi-disciplinary postdoctoral research fellow position. Individuals with evidence of scholarly research and a strong commitment to excellence in education are encouraged to apply. The ideal candidate should have a PhD in Chemistry, Material Science, Civil Engineering, or a related field. The candidate should be a self-motivated and strongly interested in academia and research. The selected candidate should have excellent technical writing abilities and strong communication skills with fluency in both spoken and written English. Strong research and publication record are required. The candidate should be an independent, a team player, and a result oriented researcher. The postdoctoral will be advised by Dr. Mohamed ElGawady, an Associate Professor and Benavides Faculty Scholar in CArE. For further details, please contact him firstname.lastname@example.org.
The selected candidate will conduct research in using recycled materials such as fly ash, scrap tires, etc in civil engineering applications. Background in cement chemistry and/or geopolymers is desired. Experience in both modeling and experimental research on microstructure and kinetics of construction materials is a plus.
The tasks of the candidate include but not limited to prepare progress and final reports, presentations for conferences and meetings, proposals related to the group's research interest for external funding, and attend the research group meeting. The candidate is expected to work with graduate and undergraduate research students to publish peer-reviewed technical manuscripts.
Interested applicants must submit an application online at http://hr.mst.edu/careers/academic/ and submit a cover letter, a curriculum vita, and contact information (address, email and telephone) of three referees. Appointment is for one year, and may be renewed pending satisfactory performance and sufficient funding. This position is subject to the University's background check policy.
The position is open immediately and will remain open until filled. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications.
The final candidate is required to provide copies of official transcript(s) for any college degree(s) listed in application materials submitted. Copies of transcript(s) should be provided prior to the start of employment. In addition, the final candidate may be required to verify other credentials listed in application materials.
Failure to provide official transcript(s) or other required verification may result in the withdrawal of the job offer.
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