Designation/Position- Postdoctoral Research Fellow
The School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, UNSW, Australia invites application for postdoctoral fellow position from candidates having PhD in Materials Science/Engineering or equivalent.
About- The School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, which is one of the largest and most prestigious in Australia, with 2500 student enrolments, 80 academic staff, 25 professional staff, and total annual budget of over $22 million including external research grants. Our mission is to prepare students for careers of leadership and innovation, create new scientific advances, and translate research outcomes to positively impact national and global industry and society. We are seeking to attract high-calibre researchers and educators to expand our thriving research programs and contribute to our education excellence in Aerospace, Mechanical Engineering, Advanced Manufacturing Engineering, Robotics and Mechatronics. UNSW, Australia
Location- The School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, UNSW, Australia
Research/Job Area- Materials Science/Engineering or equivalent
Eligibility/Qualification- To be successful in this role you will have:
- PhD in Materials Science/Engineering or equivalent research experience in an industry environment;
- Have experience in computational materials modelling and strong coding skills
- Have an in-depth knowledge of nuclear materials and/or the nuclear fuel cycle
- Good communication skills and ability to interact with a diverse range of students and staff
- Demonstrated ability to work in a team, collaborate across disciplines and build effective relationships
- Ability and capacity to implement required UNSW health and safety and knowledge of equal opportunity principles
- Level A – $91,743– A$98,127k per annum (plus 9.5% superannuation)
- Fixed Term (6 months)
- Full-time position (35 hours per week)
The Postdoctoral Research Fellow will aim to predict, using molecular dynamics methods, the evolution of key thermal and microstructural parameters of nuclear fuel with burn-up.
How to Apply- Applicants should address the selection criteria found within the position description, in their online application.
For Contact- Patrick Burr, Lecturer, Nuclear Engineering, School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, Email: [email protected]
Last Date for Apply– 25 August 2018 AUS Eastern Standard Time