Vacancy: Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Delaware (USA)
A postdoctoral researcher position is available at the School of Marine Science and Policy, University of Delaware. The postdoctoral researcher will undertake work on existing projects related to air-sea interactions and fluid dynamics with opportunities to develop projects in new directions. Applicants should have experience with laboratory methods and familiarity with flow-visualization techniques. Applicants must have a PhD in Physical Oceanography, Mechanical or Civil Engineering, or a closely related discipline, as well as strong quantitative and writing skills.
The position is available for a year, with renewal for one year contingent upon performance and funding. The School of Marine Science and Policy at UD hosts a lively community of ocean science researchers at both the Newark and Lewes campuses. The postdoctoral researcher will have the opportunity to interact with scientists in both places.
The School of Marine Science and Policy values diversity in its faculty, staff, and students and strongly encourages applications from women and members of underrepresented minority groups.
Candidates should submit a cover letter, statement of research, CV, and graduate transcript (unofficial transcripts accepted) through the University of Delaware Jobs website (job ID# 105184). In addition, applicants must request that three confidential letters of recommendation be sent electronically to Dr. Fabrice Veron at firstname.lastname@example.org. If they have not yet graduated, applicants should indicate in their cover letter the date by which they anticipate having their doctoral degree conferred. Additional information is available by contacting Prof. Fabrice Veron. The position is available starting immediately and open until filled.
The University of Delaware is an Equal Opportunity Employer with diversity as one of its core values. In that spirit, we seek a broad spectrum of candidates, including women, minorities and people with disabilities. The University is the recipient of a National Science Foundation ADVANCE Institutional Transformation Grant focused on enhancing the climate of the university for women STEM faculty. For more information go to http://ift.tt/2CkUPls. The University’s Notice of Non-Discrimination can be found at http://ift.tt/2EtZdEQ
Equal Employment Opportunity
The University of Delaware is an Equal Opportunity Employer which encourages applications from Minority Group Members, Women, Individuals with Disabilities and Veterans. The University’s Notice of Non-Discrimination can be found at http://ift.tt/2EtZdEQ