Job ID: 185995

Post Doctoral Fellow (Job S#277)

Tuskegee University

  • May 19, 2022
  • Post Doctoral Fellow (Job S#277)
  • Tuskegee University
    Tuskegee, AL
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Post-Doc
  • Mechanical Engineering

Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow                                                                                             Location: Materials Science and Engineering Department

Status: Full Time

Special Qualifications
In keeping with the President’s commitment to Tuskegee University becoming  "One Tuskegee," the ideal Research  Assistant Professor  will possess the willingness to use their expertise in transforming Tuskegee into a leading 21st century living and learning environment.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities

Must conduct research in advanced materials and teach curses, as assigned by the research mentor and the department of Materials Science and Engineering.
Must assist faculty in the Department of Materials Science and in Engineering in acquiring new equipment and maintaining existing equipment
Must be able to supervise research of graduate and undergraduate students assigned by the Research mentor and the Department Head.
Must publish research findings in refereed journals and conference proceedings
Must attend all meetings and seminars organized by the Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Must be able to keep track of the status of all purchase requisitions and check requests initiated by faculty in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering


Must have a PhD in Materials Science and engineering, or Physics or chemical, mechanical engineering.
Experience with SEM.TEM and Raman analysis of polymer composites is desirable
Must have gained significant experience in materials synthesis and characterization.
Record of scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals.
Experience in scientific equipment maintenance is desirable
Must communicate effectively orally and in writing

Commensurate with education, training and experience; **Position available initially for 2-3 years and may extend with salary contingent upon outside funding.

**The statements contained in this job announcement reflect general details as necessary to describe the principal functions of this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required and the scope of responsibility. It should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements.  **

Applications are available at the following link:

Each applicant, including all current/existing employees, must complete and submit a Tuskegee University employment application, resume/CV, a list of (3) to (5) references (with detailed contact information) and copies of unofficial transcripts (official transcript(s) will be required upon hire). Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications and submit a completed application packet in order to be considered for the position.  The University reserves the right not to fill the position in the event of budgetary or operational constraints.

Human Resources Department
Attn: Employment/Recruitment
101 Kresge Center
Tuskegee University
Tuskegee, Alabama 36088
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