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The University of Missouri (MU) is inviting an application for a postdoctoral scholar to join the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering. The postdoctoral scholar will work on a NSF funded project to develop, test, and assemble an underwater optical instrument for measuring ocean turbulence (using particle image velocimetry) and motions of marine seep bubbles.Qualifications
The qualified candidate will have a Ph.D. degree in Civil Engineering, Ocean Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physical Oceanography or related field by the start of the appointment. There should also be publications in peer-reviewed journals and be proficient in programming (C++, Python) as well as familiar with Linux, hardware programming, and control.
Candidates will be evaluated for their:
Excellence in writing & oral communication skills; experience with camera control & programming; experience with Engineering CAD software and ocean instruments; as well as experience with Particle Image Velocimetry & motion tracking.Application Materials
Please submit your CV, a cover letter detailing your experience with programming cameras and underwater instruments, and contact information for three references.Other Information
The Civil & Environmental Engineering Department has a good cohort of postdoctoral scholars with strong supports for career development. The research team has various research directions in environmental fluid dynamics and its applications using experiments, observations, and numerical simulations. The postdoctoral scholar will be able to:
- Receive training opportunities for career development (teaching, mentoring, and proposal development, etc.)
- Collaborate with research team on multiple research directions for publications.
- Engage within an interdisciplinary team with internationally recognized scientists.
This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits
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