Postdoc Position Opening: Nuclear Warhead Verification
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton Plasma Physics
Laboratory, and the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment
School of Engineering and Applied Science
Professional Specialist/Associate Director
Combustion Energy Frontier Research Center
U.S. Department of Energy
The Combustion Energy Frontier Research Center is seeking a professional specialist to serve as Associate Director of the Center. The incumbent will assist the Director in coordinating the overall research, outreach, and administrative activities of the Center, including the recruitment of post doctoral associates and visiting scholars, organization of annual technical conferences and summer schools, maintenance of an active web-site, budgetary matters, and outreach to industrial and government research centers.
The Associate Director will be expected to be proficient at the research level in a discipline in experimental, theoretical, and computational combustion science that constitutes the mission of the Center, including but not limited to quantum chemistry, chemical kinetics of fuels combustion, combustion of biofuels and synfuels, and laminar and turbulent flames. Further information on the activities of the Principal investigators of the Center can be found at http://princeton.edu/cefrc.
Candidates should have an excellent research record supported by publications on fundamental combustion research with applications in propulsion, energy and environmental issues. Ability to organize and convey information in a clear and concise manner as well as prioritize and meet deadlines. Must have proven successful background in decision making processes, excellent organizational skills, be able to multi-task, the ability to exercise discretion and independent judgment, and good communication skills. Proficient computer skills including web maintenance and data management desirable. Ph.D. degree required in mechanical, chemical, or aerospace engineering, or related fields in physics and chemistry.
Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer and complies with applicable EEO and affirmative action regulations. You may apply online at https://jobs.princeton.edu , requisition #0110724.
POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH POSITIONS
Princeton University Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering invites applications for post doctoral and more senior research positions. Individuals with evidence of experience in scholarly research and a strong commitment to excellence in education are encouraged to apply. A Ph.D. in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Optics, Physics, Material or Applied Physics, or a related area is required. Appointments are for one year with the possibility of renewal pending satisfactory performance and continued funding.
Applicants should apply online at https://jobs.princeton.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/Welcome_css.jsp and include curriculum vitae and names and contact information for three references.
We are interested in candidates who have an interest in:
Combustion and Energy Science
Dynamics and Controls Systems
Energy and Climate
Lasers and Applied Physics
Materials and Mechanical Systems
Princeton University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.