|Advertising Ends on:||Extended Until Position is Filled|
|Advertising Started on:||Monday, May 17th, 2021|
|College:||College of Liberal Arts & Sciences|
|Salary:||$53,760.00 - $53,760.00|
|Full/Part Time Status:||Full Time|
A postdoc position pursuing research using first-principles and thermodynamics modeling of structure, reactivity, and transformations of (nano)materials in the environment is available in the research group of Prof. S. E. Mason at the University of Iowa. The project will contribute to The Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology (http://susnano.chem.wisc.edu/) and/or other funded research aimed at deriving structure-property relationships of redox-active materials and molecules. The position will provide opportunities to engage in collaborative research aimed at (i) advancing first-principles thermodynamics methodology, (ii) incorporating machine learning to derive reactivity descriptros, (iii) benchmarking electronic structure calculations on redox-active organic molecules.
Candidates must have their Ph.D. in chemistry, physics, materials science, or other closely related field by the start date of the appointment.
Strong experience in density functional theory and/or electronic structure calculations and machine learning, demonstrable knowledge of basic surface science, and good communication skills are required.
Experience in programming and working in high-performance computing platforms is highly desirable. An established track record (as evidence by publications in peer-reviewed journals) is a significant plus. Ability to start 7/1/21 is highly desirable.
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251 North Capitol Street
Iowa City, IA 52242
Department URL: https://chem.uiowa.edu/
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