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Postdoctoral Fellow in Materials Science

Harvard University
Job Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Chemical Engineering

School: Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Position Description

The Lewis Lab is seeking a postdoctoral fellow with expertise in one or more of the following areas: nanoparticle synthesis, colloidal science, rheology, or granular media. The successful candidate will join a multidisciplinary team of researchers supported under a new ARO MURI award. The goal of this project is to develop a fundamental understanding of the transient yielding and printing behavior of highly heterogeneous particle systems.

Basic Qualifications

Candidates must have a Doctorate degree in Chemistry, Materials Science, Chemical Engineering, or Applied Physics, by the time the appointment begins.

Additional Qualifications

Priority will be given to candidates with experience in particle synthesis, colloidal interactions, and rheological properties of dense particulate suspensions as well as a strong track record of prior research accomplishments, as demonstrated by high impact papers and/or patents.

Special Instructions

Interested applicants should send their application materials, including a CV, cover letter, research statement, 2-3 relevant publications, and names and email addresses of 3 references no later than June 25, 2021.

SEAS is dedicated to building a diverse and welcoming community and we strongly encourage applications from historically underrepresented groups.

Contact Information

M. Costa

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Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.

Minimum Number of References Required: 3

Maximum Number of References Allowed: 4

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