Job ID: 143175

Postdoctoral research associate

University of Texas at Arlington

  • Jun. 20, 2020
 
  • Postdoctoral research associate
  • Department of Civil Engineering
  • https://www.uta.edu/academics/school...
  • University of Texas at Arlington
    Arlington, TX
 
  • Open until filled
  • Available Immediately
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  • 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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