Elizabeth City State University
Position Number 6086-0000-0000-964
Classification Title Post-Doctoral Fellow Working Title Post-Doctoral Fellow Division Academic Affairs Department/Unit Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Technology Section Engineering Technology Primary Purpose of Organizational Unit
The Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Engineering Technology in the School of Science, Aviation, Health and Technology at Elizabeth City State University (ECSU) offers undergraduate programs leading to Bachelor of Science degrees in Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering Technology. The Department also offers a M.S. in Mathematics with concentrations in Mathematics Education, Applied Mathematics, Community College Teaching, and Remote Sensing. The primary purpose of the unit is to provide quality higher education and cutting-edge research experience to our students.
Description of Work
This is an advanced academic Postdoc research role for conducting research supported by excellent research training under the supervision and direction of a Principal Investigator. The researcher will function as part of a group working on conversion of CO2 into energy rich chemical, electrochemical production of hydrogen, synthesis and characterization of nanocatalysts for advanced renewable energy storage systems such as batteries. This position will support the project activity and accomplish the proposed research and others goals mainly working on investigating electrochemical properties of individual MXenes for CO2 electrochemical conversion. The researcher will develop new or advanced research skills and competencies, on the processes of publication in peer-reviewed academic publications and scholarly dissemination. The position will also assist with the development of funding proposals and the supervision and mentorship of graduate students along with the opportunity to develop skills in research led teaching.
Competencies/Knowledge Skills, and Abilities Required in this Position
Position requires strong interpersonal skills for effective communication with faculty and students; ability to write reports; strong technical and analytical skills; and effective organizational skills and customer services skills necessary for a research-oriented environment.
Minimum Training and Experience
Ph.D. in Material Science, Mechanical Engineering, or related field. 0 – 5 years of relevant experience in an energy- related research environment.
License or Certification Required by Statute or Regulation Management Preferences Position Recruitment Range Position Category Faculty Position Status Permanent Full Time FLSA
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number EHRA00237P
Job Open Date 05/07/2022 Job Close Date 05/14/2022 Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicant EHRA OSHR Statement
This position is Exempt from the State Human Resources Act.
Elizabeth City State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. The University does not discriminate in access to its educational programs and activities, or with respect to hiring or the terms and conditions of employment, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity and expression, political affiliation, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or sexual orientation.
Background Check Statement
Any offer of employment to a successful candidate will be conditioned upon the University’s receipt of a satisfactory criminal background report.
Eligibility for Employment
Proper documentation of identity and eligibility for employment will be required before the hiring process can be completed. ECSU is an E-Verify participant.
Quicklink for Posting https: // jobs.ecsu.edu/postings/4716