A postdoctoral Research Fellow position (renewable up to three years) is available in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Major responsibility involves conducting laboratory test and writing scientific papers; additionally, the appointee will assist the PI in writing research proposals and supervising students.
The appointee will conduct research on lightweight cement-matrix based composite material with high thermal/electrical conductivity for tropical indoor applications. Additional functionalities such as indoor pollutant removal, CO2 and relative humidity control may be incorporated in the composite material design as well. The candidate must graduate with PhD degree from a reputable university with relevant research experience/expertise and have strong journal publication record. Prior experience on similar research and strong record of journal publication and/or IP generation will be favourably reviewed. The candidate should have relevant experiment skills such as nano and/or microstructural based material tailoring, mechanical testing, thermal and/or electrical conductivity testing, and material chemical and micro-structural analysis.
Applicants should send applications, including cover letter, CV, and contact information of three references, to Dr. Shunzhi Qian via email (firstname.lastname@example.org). Only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Review of applications will begin immediately and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Dr. Shunzhi Qian
School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Nanyang Technological University
50 Nanyang Avenue