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: http://ma.engr.uconn.edu/.
(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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Position Term: 12 months, renewable based on performance and funding availability