Post-doctoral Research Scholar

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Date Announced:
03/27/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
86602
Work Unit:
College of Engineering
Department:
Engineering Science and Mechanics

Description

A Postdoctoral Research Scholar position is available immediately in Professor Melik Demirel’s group at The Pennsylvania State University. This work is based on the recent publication in Advanced Functional Materials; Vol. 28, Issue 27, entitled Composites of Proteins and 2D Nanomaterials" (https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/adfm.201704990). The work will enable measurements of mechanical and thermal characteristics of bio-composites for various applications. Candidates should have experience with 2d-layered materials (3-4 years preferred), their mechanical properties, and functionalization of 2d-materials. A Ph.D. in Chemistry, Physics, Materials Science, or a related discipline with a significant experimental component is a prerequisite. The successful candidate will join a collaborative team at The Pennsylvania State University, CRAFT Center. Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088