Postdoctoral Scholar Position in Oregon State University :- Dr. Salini Group, Oregon State University, USA invites application for Postdoctoral Scholar Position from eligible and interested candidates
Designation/Position- Postdoctoral Scholar Position
About- Dr. Salini Sasidharan (Assistant Professor in the Department of Biological and Ecological Engineering, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, USA) seeks to hire a Full-Time 12-month postdoc (renewable for a second year based on satisfactory performance). The Postdoc will develop a pretreatment engineering device for stormwater, floodwater, or recycled wastewater to be used in various managed aquifer recharge (MAR) infiltration techniques across Oregon and Central Valley, California.
This research aims to develop low-cost pretreatments for MAR sites to mitigate clogging and reduce contaminant loads. In addition, this USDA-NIFA funded project will examine the independent and joint use of Ag-MAR and drywells with pretreatments (to remove sediments and contaminants) to overcome the limitations of both approaches synergistically thereby increasing groundwater sustainability and the long-term viability of irrigated agriculture.
Research/Job Area- engineering or relevant discipline (environmental, chemical, water resource, or a related field)
Location- Oregon State University, USA
|A Ph.D. in engineering or relevant discipline (environmental, chemical, water resource, or a related field)
|Strong laboratory (contaminant fate and transport) and field experiment (data collection using various monitoring sensors) skills
|Strong analytical skills and experience with mathematical modeling and data analysis
|Proven track-record of independent research, critical thinking, and successful academic publications.
|Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively as part of a research team, supervise undergraduate or graduate students, and lab management.
Salary and Benefits: Commensurate with qualifications and experience as per OSU guidelines
Equal Opportunity Employer: https://eoa.oregonstate.edu/affirmative-action
Collaboration: The postdoc will have opportunity to collaborate with researchers from various Departments at OSU, USDA, University of California, and international collaborators from Australia, India, and Spain.
How to Apply-
Please send a single PDF file (word document will not be opened)of the following documents to Dr. Salini Sasidharan at(Salini.firstname.lastname@example.org) with reference“Postdoc Application Pretreatment-Your Last Name” in the subject line.
- a detailed curriculum vitae and academic transcript
- cover letter describing how your qualifications and experiences have prepared you for this postdoctoral position (1 page)
- statement of research interests and experience (1 page)
- contact information for three references : one must be your Ph.D. advisor and Postdoc advisor (for candidate with prior Postdoc experience).
For full consideration, apply by: 22 January 2022
Start Date: March 1, 2022, or TBD
Applications after this date may be considered if position is not filled. Please note that only candidates that meet the required skills and expertise will be contacted.