Post-Doctoral Fellow Position

Updated: about 1 year ago
Location: Fayetteville, NORTH CAROLINA
Job Type: FullTime

Position Information

Position Information

Position Title: Post-Doctoral Fellow Position
Position Number: Temp - EHRA NF
Full-time or Part-time: Full Time
Department: Chemistry, Physics, Material Science
Posting Number: 0401205
Job Category:
Hiring Range: Commensurate with Education and Experience
Minimum salary: Commensurate with Education and Experience
Maximum salary: Commensurate with Education and Experience
Overall Position Competency: EHRA
Description of primary duties and responsibilities:

The successful candidate for this position will develop a continuum model of solid materials fracturing, conduct computer simulations of mechanical behavior of materials in conditions of cyclic loading, analyze mechanical properties of materials, and visualize the material’s structure. Dr. A. Umantsev will supervise the Post-Doctoral Fellow. Dr. Umantsev’s research group in the Department of Chemistry and Physics at Fayetteville State University is a part of the Center for Hierarchical Materials Design (CHiMaD) at Northwestern University in Chicago, which is funded through the Grant from National Institute of Standards and Technology (DOC NIST).

Description of Work Continued:

This is a 9 month position (temporary) with a possibility of extension. Salary is commensurate with the experience.

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:

Ph.D. degree or equivalent in Materials Science and experience in computer simulations and multi-scale modeling of materials processes.

Knowledge skills and abilities:
Preferred Qualifications:
Special Instructions to Applicants:

All applicants must request two letters of recommendation from people who are familiar with their work to be sent to:

Dr. Alexander Umantsev
Department of Chemistry and Physics
Fayetteville State University
1200 Murchison Road
Fayetteville, NC 28301

Closing Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes
Additional Information for Applicants
EEO Statement:

This position is subject to the successful completion of an employment background check. An employment background check includes a criminal background check, employment verification, reference checks, license verification (if applicable) and credit history check (if applicable).

Fayetteville State University is committed to equality of educational opportunity and does not discriminate against applicants, students, or employees based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, disabling condition, political affiliation or sexual orientation. Moreover, Fayetteville State University values diversity and actively seeks to recruit talented students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds.

Veteran's Statement

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