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Postdoctoral Research Fellow: Emulsion Modeling
University of Connecticut

Date Posted Jan. 11, 2019
Title Postdoctoral Research Fellow: Emulsion Modeling
University University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT, United States
Department Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering/ Institute of Materials Science
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available Immediately
  • Post-Doc
  • Polymer Science
    Mechanical Engineering
    Food Process Engineering
    Engineering Physics
    Engineering - Other

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research fellow opening with Prof. Anson Ma at the University of Connecticut (UConn). The postdoc fellow will lead a modeling project funded by a world’s leading consumer goods company with a turnover exceeding 70 billion US dollars. For current research activities at Ma’s laboratory, please visit:

Main Responsibilities:
(1) To perform rheological modeling (empirical and process models) for emulsions containing lamellar phases;
(2) To train and supervise graduate and undergraduate students;
(3) To liaise with the industry sponsor and ensure successful project completion.

Required Qualifications: PhD in chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, physics, applied mathematics, or a related discipline. Prior research experience with COMSOL, ANSYS Fluent/PolyFlow, and/or OpenFOAM, Gerris/Basilisk for complex fluid flow modeling.

Compensation commensurate with experience.

Interested applicants should send a C.V., contact information of three referees, and a cover letter outlining research experience to Dr. Anson Ma at

Position Term: 12 months, renewable based on performance and funding availability

Please reference in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.

Contact Information

  • Prof. Anson Ma
    Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
    University of Connecticut
    IMS, 97 N. Eagleville Road, Unit 3136
    Storrs, CT 06269
  • 860-486-4630


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