Research Fellow (Microbially Influenced Corrosion)

Updated: 3 months ago
Location: Singapore,
Job Type: FullTime

The Singapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences Engineering (SCELSE) invites applications for the position of Research Fellow. You will be part of the research team in a key role in planning and conducting research in the area of corrosion engineering due to microbiological environment.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Gain a deeper understanding of MIC under materials science paradigm of process – structure – property – performance

  • Constructively propose original ideas and  innovative solutions suitable to mitigate MIC

  • Carry out quantitative and qualitative analysis as appropriate, and to interpret results, thereby leading to scientifically-sound conclusions and advice

  • Contribute to high quality scientific publications in International Journals, technology disclosures and patents, where appropriate;

  • Ensure that research in the MIC is performed to the highest scientific standard, taking the necessary follow-up measures and actions for improvement

  • Capability model the process and to understand the key influencing parameters through DoE or ML is encouraged 

Job Requirements: 

  • PhD degree in Mechanical or Materials Engineering with specializsation in Corrosion Science from a recognized university

  • Experience in the processing of materials science, corrosion engineering, electro chemistry  is essential

  • Expertise in the heat treatment methods and analytical characterization using SEM, EBSD, XRD, etc.

  • Knowledge of electroplating for protection coating is desirable

  • Hands-on experience in experimental skills with due safety protocol

  • Able to plan and organize the research and adhere to deadlines

  • Self-motivation and passion for Research & Development work

  • Strong written and oral communication (presentation) skills

  • Good team player and data management skills

  • Able to contribute to International Journal and conference papers, where appropriate develop patents

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Hiring Institution: NTU

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