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Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Civil and Environmental Engineering
Villanova University


Date Posted Sep. 14, 2018
Title Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Civil and Environmental Engineering
University Villanova University
Department 202 Civil Engineering & Environmental
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
 
  • Villanova, PA
    United States
 
  • Post-Doc
  • Civil Engineering
 
 


Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Civil and Environmental Engineering


Posting Number: 2018527F

Position Type: Faculty

Recruitment Type: Internal/External Applicants

Work Schedule: temporary

Department: 202-Civil and Environmental Engineering

Position Summary

The Civil and Environmental Engineering Department has an immediate opening for a Research Fellow to participate in an exciting project in one step nitrogen removal by the recently discovered, novel anammox bacteria. The research is sponsored by Renmantix, Inc. The initial offer is for 18 months starting immediately, and future continuation is contingent upon performance and availability of funding.
Villanova is a Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian order. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova University's mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the University's mission and values.

Duties and Responsibilities

The Research Fellow will use wet chemistry and analytical and molecular techniques to investigate ammonia oxidation to nitrogen gas by anammox bacteria and use research results for process development.

Minimum Qualifications

The candidate must have strong analytical chemistry skills and willingness to learn molecular biology methods such as quantitative PCR. A Ph.D. degree in environmental or chemical engineering is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with analytical equipment such as GC and HPLC, analytical problem solving, creative process design, as well as good oral and written communication skills are preferred. Candidate must be willing to work closely with Dr. Duran and students, undergraduate and graduate. The candidate is expected to actively pursue high quality publications and participate in generating new ideas and writing technical proposals.

Physical Requirements and/or Unusual Work Hours

Special Message to Applicants

Posting Date: 09/12/2018

Closing Date (12am ET):

Open Until Filled:

Salary Posting Information: Commensurate on experience.

Salary Band: N/A

Job Classification: faculty

To apply, visit: https://jobs.villanova.edu/postings/14863

Villanova is a Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian order. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova University's mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the University's mission and values. Villanova University is committed to providing leadership in the attainment of equal employment for all individuals. It is the policy and practice of Villanova University to recruit and select applicants on the basis of their qualifications and abilities. This effort is in compliance with all federal and state laws, including Title VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1975, Executive Order 11246, and the Americans with Disabilities Act.

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