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Research Associate

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number S01268P
Position Title Research Associate
Functional Title
Department Mechanical Engineering
Salary Range DOQ
Pay Basis Monthly
Position Status Regular full-time
Location Richardson
Position End Date (if temporary)
Posting Open Date 09/07/2017
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Desired Start Date
Job Summary

Postdoctoral position within the Department of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Texas at Dallas. The focus of the research is on additive manufacturing and characterization of nanostructured metals.

Minimum Education and Experience

Ph.D in a related field.

Preferred Education and Experience

PhD in Mechanical Engineering or Materials Science or related fields.

Hands on experience with TEM, SEM and XRD

Strong knowledge on processing, microstructure, and properties of nanostructured metals.

Please send your CV AND three representative publications to

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Duties to include, but not limited to designing experiments, conducting research, writing articles, and training graduate students.

Physical Activities
Working Conditions
Additional Information
Special Instructions Summary
Important Message

1) The University of Texas at Dallas is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer (M/F/D/V).

2) All employees serve as a representative of the University and are expected to display respect, civility, professional courtesy, consideration of others and discretion in all interactions with members of the UT Dallas community and the general public.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please indicate your highest degree level:
    • None
    • Associate's
    • Bachelor's
    • Master's
    • Juris Doctor
    • PhD or equivalent

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Veteran Employment Preference - Form DD-214
  2. Resume