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College of Engineering Postdoc Pool


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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Review of applications will begin after August 7, 2017 and continue throughout the year as positions become available. Please complete the supplemental questions regarding area of interest.

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title College of Engineering Postdoc Pool
Posting Number P0980F

Position Summary Information

Job Description Summary

The Samuel Ginn College of Engineering is seeking candidates for the position of postdoctoral fellow in engineering. Postdoctoral positions become available periodically under a variety of research grants and projects in the college. We are seeking applications from individuals with a PhD in any one area of engineering such as: aerospace, chemical, civil, computer science and software, electrical and computer, industrial and systems, and mechanical engineering. Also of interest are related fields of microelectronics, automotive electronics, microfibers, highway research, materials, asphalt technology, pulp and paper, chemistry, transportation, detection and food safety and information technology. The positions are available for a minimum of one year as full-time 12-month appointments based on need, performance and funding, with renewal possible for a maximum of four years. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. Review of applications will begin after August 7, 2017 and continue throughout the year as positions become available.

Minimum Qualifications

The selected candidates for these positions must be able to meet eligibility requirements for work in the United States at the time appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment, and be able to communicate effectively in English.

PhD in area of expertise is required.

Desired Qualifications
Special Instructions to Applicants

Review of applications will begin after August 7, 2017 and continue throughout the year as positions become available. Please complete the supplemental questions regarding area of interest.

Posting Detail Information

Open Date
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
References required for this position? Yes
If yes, minimum number requested 3

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Website
    • Public Job Posting (AU faculty positions site)
    • Academic Conference
    • Agency Referral
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Personal Referral
    • Veterans Assistance Services (Veteran Job Boards, Military Base Services, State Vet Rep, etc.)
    • Disability Assistance Services (Disability Job Boards, ABLE Network, Voc-Rehab referral, etc.)
    • Other
  2. * Please enter the specifics for the option you selected above:

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Will you have your PhD by the time of appointment?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Please indicate your area of expertise: aerospace, chemical, civil, computer science and software, electrical and computer, industrial and fiber, or mechanical and materials.
    • Aerospace
    • Chemical
    • Civil
    • Computer Science and Software
    • Electrical and Computer
    • Industrial and Systems
    • Mechanical and Materials

Optional & Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  3. Transcripts
Optional Documents