Post-Doctoral Research Associate- Civil & Environmental Engineering

University of Tennessee

Job Description

Post-Doctoral Research Associate- Civil & Environmental Engineering - 23000001YT 



Post-Doctoral Research Associate

DESCRIPTION: The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering seeks applications from qualified individuals for a full-time Post-doc position. Research areas include fiber reinforced composite materials, nanoindentation, x-ray tomography, durability of composites, and mechanical testing of composites. A Ph.D. in a related field and a strong record of accomplishment are required.





  • Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, Engineering Science or related field.
  • Experience with the ability to manage and mentor undergraduates and Masters or starting doctoral students.
  • Strong written and oral communication, management, and team leadership.
  • Extensive post-graduate preparation in composites, nanomechanics, mechanical testing, x-ray imaging, and modeling with FEM of durability in harsh environment.
  • Effective interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work in a team environment with a diverse group of scientific and technical personnel.


  • Ability to work with internal and external collaborators to contribute and facilitate progress in research projects.
  • Ability to coordinate with personnel from various technical backgrounds and integrate experimental and modeling.
  • Ability to deliver project presentations and devote time and energy under deadlines to prepare presentations to sponsors in written and oral format.
  • Lead as Author/Co-author to actively publish technical publications, targeting peer-reviewed journals.

  Research Professional 
Primary Location
  Civil & Environmental Engr 
Campus/Institute  Knoxville 
Job Posting
  Sep 11, 2023, 10:12:12 AM 

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