Materials Science and EngineeringApplicationDeadline
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Full-time (1.0 FTE)Job Description
The Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) in Rolla, Missouri is seeking highly qualified candidates for the position of post-doctoral research associate in Metallurgical Engineering. The candidate should have, or be in the process of completing, a doctorate in metallurgy, materials science or materials engineering with experience in high temperature ferrous metallurgy and/or ferrous metallurgy processing. Current research opportunities include, but are not limited to, developments in lightweight, high strength steels for military applications, hydrogen steelmaking, and high temperature sensor development for the steel industry.
The successful candidate should excel at working with and mentoring graduate and undergraduate students, preparing and presenting presentations and technical publications and in pursuing new research opportunities in iron and steel related research. Responsibilities for this position include: research activities related to existing grants in hydro- and electrometallurgy including reporting with research sponsors and participation in technical conferences, presentations and technical publications.
Interested candidates should electronically submit their application consisting of: 1) a cover letter, 2) a current curriculum vitae, 3) a research statement, 4) complete contact information for at least three references to Missouri S&T's Human Resources Office at:http://hr.mst.edu/careers/academic-employment/using Reference Number00080373. Acceptable electronic formats are PDF and MS Word. Applications will be reviewed as they are received and the review of applications will continue until the position is filled. For more information prior to submitting an application, please contact Dr. Michael S. Moats, at:email@example.com.
Doctorate in metallurgy, materials science or engineering with experience in aqueous processing of metals and demonstrated publications in the area.
Experience in the design, construction and operation of experimental systems that support research in leaching and solution purification (solvent extraction, ion exchange and precipitation).
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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