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Job ID: 143175

Postdoctoral research associate
University of Texas at Arlington


Date Posted Jun. 20, 2020
Title Postdoctoral research associate
University University of Texas at Arlington
Arlington, TX, United States
Department Department of Civil Engineering
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available Immediately
 
 
  • Post-Doc
  • Materials Sciences/Polymer Sciences
    Geology - Geochemistry
    Chemistry - Inorganic
    Chemistry - General
 
 

The Ashraf lab at the University of Texas at Arlington is currently seeking a postdoctoral research associate with a Ph.D. degree in civil engineering or other closely related disciplines including material science, chemistry, and chemical engineering. The post-doctoral fellow will work with Dr. Warda Ashraf in multiple federal and state-funded research projects. Visit www.ashraf-lab.com to learn more about our research.
The post-doctoral position is immediately available. Funding is available for two years; however, the initial appointment will be for one year and may be extendable.

Research Area (listed in order of priority):
Geochemical modelling, geopolymers, alternative cementitious materials, advanced experimental techniques for cement-based materials.

Requirements:
1. Proven record of research accomplishments through publications in peer-reviewed journals and presentations in national/ international conferences.
2. Good knowledge in various cement chemistry including alkali-activated materials and carbonated binders.
3. Experimental skill and lab experience including mechanical performance testing, and processing/characterization of cement-based materials.
4. Ability to work in a team environment, oral, and written communication skills in English, and self-motivation with a strong work ethics.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter describing candidate research experience, research plan, and career goal; and resume (including references); academic transcripts to Dr. Warda Ashraf by email.

Contact information:
Warda Ashraf, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Civil Engineering
University of Texas at Arlington
Arlington, TX 76010
USA
e-mail: warda.ashraf@uta.edu
Research website: https://www.ashraf-lab.com/
CACM website: https://cacm.uta.edu/
Department website: https://www.uta.edu/academics/schools-colleges/engineering/academics/depart…

Documents required:

  • Cover letter describing candidate research experience, research plan, and career goal
  • CV
  • Academic transcripts (B.S., M.S., Ph.D.)
  • Three contacts of reference


 
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Contact Information

 
  • Dr. Warda Ashraf
    Department of Civil Engineering
    University of Texas at Arlington
    Neddermal Hall
    Arlington, TX 76017
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  • warda.ashraf@uta.edu

 

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