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Special Postdoctoral Scholar in Computational Solid Mechanics
Ningbo University

Date Posted Jun. 8, 2020
Title Special Postdoctoral Scholar in Computational Solid Mechanics
University Ningbo University
Ningbo, Zhejiang, China
Department Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date September 2020
  • Post-Doc
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The School of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics at Ningbo University in China is looking for at least one full-time postdoctoral scholar for future research and education needs. Ningbo University is a fast-growing university in China and is famous for its top mechanics program. Salary will be 360K RMB/year (around 50K USD) plus research startup funding of 100K RMB.

Anticipated duration is three years and the position starts in September 2020 . The postdoctoral scholar will work on the fracture and failure mechanics of 3D printed materials, or impact mechanics application for hurricane/hail protection. He or she will be promoted to an associate professor directly after an excellent three-year performance, if the School has faculty openings in mechanics.

1. Ph.D. degree in any engineering discipline within three years with a focus on computational fracture mechanics or impact mechanics.
2. Prior research experience with ABAQUS, LS-DYNA or similar software.
3. Strong oral and written communication skills in Chinese.

Interested applicants should send 1) CV, 2) at least two representative publications, and 3) a list of 3 references as a single PDF file to: Prof. Roy Xu at, cc . Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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