Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Chemistry, Position # 00023873
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA, Department of Chemistry, Post Doctorate Research Fellow, Position #00023873
The Department of Chemistry is seeking a 12-month, Post Doctorate Research Fellow to work on a project of developing computational methods to study charge transfer and energy transfer processes in materials for energy applications. The initial appointment is for one year and is renewable for a second year, pending annual performance review and continued availability of funding. The appointment will be full-time and benefited with an expected start date of August 16, 2020.
The Department of Chemistry in Abbott Hall is well-equipped for ongoing research performed by individual faculty funded by external funding from National Science Foundation, ND EPSCOR, PRF ACS and other agencies. Abbott Hall houses 29 laboratories and classrooms, over 30 faculty and student offices including space for modern teaching and research facilities in the state of North Dakota and surrounding regions.
Duties & Responsibilities:
The position will be working on a project of developing computational methods to study charge transfer and energy transfer processes in materials for energy applications. The applicant will be expected to conduct himself/herself in a professional and ethical manner, contribute to the project intellectually, prepare journal manuscripts, and help the advisor to mentor groups of students.
Ph.D. in chemistry, physics, or engineering
3 years plus research background in quantum chemistry calculations, ab initio molecular dynamics simulation with DFT or DFTB methods
3 years plus coding skills using C++, Fortran, or other equivalent languages
Successful completion of criminal history records check
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identify and eligibility to work in the US and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire. This position does not support visa sponsorship for continued employment.
For full consideration, applications must be received by April 20, 2020 and include the following materials:
Current Curriculum Vitae
Contact Information for three references
Position is open until filled. Please contact Dr. Tao Yu at email@example.com with any questions.
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