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Post Doctoral Fellow
Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Posted Nov. 6, 2018
Title Post Doctoral Fellow
University Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Worcester, MA
    United States
  • Post-Doc
  • Nanotechnology

Post Doctoral Fellow


Provost Office

Worcester Polytechnic Institute - WPI

This post-doctoral research position requires a strong background in solid mechanics and nanomaterials science. The successful applicant should also have a keen interest in applying the mechanics and materials concepts to problems in adhesion and contacts, metal seals, heat and drug delivery, and the design of smart devices. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on problems involving the cold spray of materials for multifunctional applications. Prior experience with multi-scale modeling and experience will also be considered favorably.

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  • Cover Letter
  • CV
  • List of References

United States of America (Exempt)

WPI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. We are seeking individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who will contribute to a culture of creativity and collaboration, inclusion, problem solving and change making.

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About WPI

WPI is a vibrant, active, and diverse community of extraordinary students, world-renowned faculty, and state of the art research facilities. At WPI, we have competitive and comprehensive benefits, including health insurance, long-term care, retirement, tuition assistance, flexible spending accounts, work-life balance and much more.

Diversity & Inclusion at WPI

WPI is committed to creating an inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued and respected; a place where every student, faculty and staff member can be themselves, so that they can study, live, and work comfortably, to reach their full potential, and make meaningful contributions in order to meet departmental and institutional goals. WPI thrives on innovative practice and welcomes diverse perspectives, insight, and people from diverse lived experiences, to enhance the community environment and propel the institution to the next level in a competitive, global marketplace.


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