A postdoctoral researcher position is available at Ken and Mary Alice Lindquist Department of Nuclear Engineering at The Pennsylvania State University, University Park Campus. Qualified applicants are expected to have a PhD in Nuclear Engineering with the following expertise: preparing samples and using transmission electron microscopy defect analysis of neutron and ion irradiated metallic samples, conducting ion irradiations and performing theoretical modeling of microstructure evolution under irradiation. The successful candidate will be involved in supervision of research of graduate students, and is expected to document the research results in refereed journal publications and write proposals to funding agencies.To apply please submit your curriculum vitae and representative publications. The appointment will be for a one-year period with a possibility of renewal. Review of applications will begin on September 15, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.
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