Required Qualifications: (As evidenced by an attached resume)
Ph.D. (or foreign equivalent) in hand by December 1, 2019. Three years of research experience in materials science, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, or a related field. Experience in molecular dynamics simulations (classical/non-equilibrium MD). Strong skills in Python programming language and/or similar tools for scripting.
Ph.D. (or foreign equivalent) in Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or a related field in hand by December 1, 2019. Experience with theoretical/computational modeling of colloids and soft matter. Experience with electrochemical energy storage. Experience with thermodynamics and statistical mechanics. Experience with molecular dynamics simulations with LAMMPS or other open-source packages.
Brief Description of Duties :
The Senior Postdoctoral Associate will assist the Principal Investigator in the Department of Materials Science and Chemical Engineering. The incumbent will independently and/or with colleagues conduct research and ensure that all research tasks are appropriately conducted following the policies and procedures of Stony Brook University. The incumbent will assist the Principal Investigator with the supervision and management of laboratory activities.
Anticipated carry out research in the field of materials science and/or chemical engineering. Design and develop the research tasks to achieve project goals. Perform computational and theoretical modeling of transport problems related to electrochemical systems for energy generation/storage.
Analyze and evaluate data, utilizing specialized techniques.
Manuscript writing for publications in scientific journals. Oral presentation during lab meetings. May attend conferences and seminars.
Other duties as assigned.
The Research Foundation of SUNY is a private educational corporation. Employment is subject to the Research Foundation policies and procedures, sponsor guidelines and the availability of funding. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Minimum salary threshold must be met to maintain FLSA exemption.
Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island's scenic North Shore. Our 1,100-acre campus is home to 24,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students and more than 13,500 faculty and staff. SBU is a comprehensive research-intensive university and a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU), which includes 34 public universities among its 62 members. SBU consists of 12 schools and colleges and a teaching hospital that provides state-of-the-art healthcare in the Long Island region. SBU also manages and performs joint research with Brookhaven National Laboratory, the only Department of Energy Laboratory in the Northeast, and shares doctoral programs with Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, a world-renowned molecular biology institute. Home to the Emerson String Quartet, the Jackson Pollock House in East Hampton, New York, the Humanities Institute, and the Southampton Arts Program, and with endeavors that extend to the Turkana Basin Institute in Kenya and the Ranomafana National Park in Madagascar, SBU sustains an international reputation that cuts across the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences.
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Department/Hiring Area: Materials Science and Engineering-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Shift Shift Hours: Varies. Pass Days: Sat, Sun
Posting Start Date: Sep 27, 2019
Posting End Date: Nov 23, 2019, 4:59:00 AM
Salary: Commensurate with Experience.
Salary Grade: E89
Appointment Type: Regular
Internal Number: 1903500
About Stony Brook University
FROM ITS BEGINNINGS A HALF-CENTURY AGO, STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HAS BEEN CHARACTERIZED by innovation, energy and progress, transforming the lives of people who earn degrees, work and make groundbreaking discoveries here. A dramatic trajectory of growth has turned what was once a small teacher preparation college into an internationally recognized research institution that is changing the world.