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Postdoctoral Research
University of Guanajuato – León (UGL)

Date Posted Jul. 9, 2018
Title Postdoctoral Research
University University of Guanajuato – León (UGL)
Department Engineering
Application Deadline Sep. 1, 2018
Position Start Date Sep. 24, 2018
  • Guanajuato
  • Post-Doc
  • Engineering - Other
    Engineering Physics

A postdoctoral position is available at the University of Guanajuato – León (UGL) in collaboration with the University of Puerto Rico – Mayagüez (UPRM) to work in modeling and simulation of colloidal gels. The postdoctoral fellow is expected to develop and use Monte Carlo and Brownian Dynamics simulations to analyze the structure and dynamics of colloidal gels composed of anisotropic particles. This work will be conducted under the supervision of Dr. Ramón Castañeda-Priego from the Department of Physics at UGL and Dr. Ubaldo M. Córdova-Figueroa from the Department of Chemical Engineering at UPRM.

We are seeking candidates who are highly motivated and career-oriented. Candidates are expected to have a PhD degree in physics, engineering, mathematics or related fields.

Salary, benefits and visa sponsorship: The initial appointment will be for a period of 12 months, renewal will be granted at this period based on satisfactory performance and the availability of funds. UGL will sponsor a visa for non-Mexican citizens/permanent residents if they are found to be eligible candidates. The postdoctoral fellow will also be exposed to a mentoring program and professional development activities.

Applicants should send a one-page statement of research interest, curriculum vitae, and three letter of recommendations to Dr. Ramón Castañeda-Priego at mail to: and Dr. Ubaldo M. Córdova-Figueroa at mail to: Please use "Colloidal Gel postdoc application" as email subject.

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Contact Information

  • Ubaldo M. Córdova Figueroa
    College of Engineering
    University of Puerto Rico - Mayagüuez
    Mayagüez, PR 00680
  • 626-825-9596


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