Post Doc Fellow
Mechanical and Materials Engineering
College of Engineering and Applied Science
University of Cincinnati
The University of Cincinnati, College of Engineering and Applied Science invites applications for two immediate postdoctoral fellow positions in Prof. Jing Shi's group.
Responsibilities: The postdoctoral fellow is expected to work under the supervision of Prof. Jing Shi on the following tasks: developing efficient multi-scale additive manufacturing simulation methods; predicting microstructure, mechanical properties, and other quality indicators; designing and conducting experimental verifications; writing technical reports; publishing scholarly works on peer reviewed journals and conference proceedings; and assisting research proposal development.
Qualifications: Ph.D. in an appropriate field such as mechanical engineering, materials science and engineering, manufacturing engineering, or industrial engineering; expertise in numerical simulation of manufacturing processes and computational material science; experience of using FEA software packages such as ANSYS and ABAQUS; strong experiment skills in mechanical testing and materials characterization; experience of working with additively manufactured materials; excellent writing and communication skills.
Term of appointment: This will be an initial one-year appointment with an option to renew for a second year contingent upon available funding and first year performance. The salary is competitive and includes benefits.
Positions are now open until filled.
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusionstatement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.
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