PhD Assistantship in Chemical Engineering

Sunday, September 10, 2017
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
PhD Student
Job Institution: 
University of Alabama in Huntsville
Job Description: 

1~2 PhD research/teaching assistant positions are available in the Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering at the University of Alabama in Huntsville (http://leilab.uah.edu)starting Spring 2018 and Fall 2018.  The successful applicant is expected to conduct research in the area of heterogeneous catalysis application in wastewater treatment. The student will also receive training in other nanotechnology area including but not limited to atomic layer deposition and synchrotron x-ray techniques.

A BS in chemical, material, environmental engineering or a related field is required. 

UAH is a research intensive university offering a challenging hands-on curriculum that ensures the graduates are prepared to become tomorrow's leaders. UAH is home to more than a dozen research centers and labs. The campus is in the heart of Huntsville, Alabama. Also known as the Rocket City, Huntsville has all the perks of nearby big cities like Nashville and Atlanta but with less traffic and a lower cost of living, also a mild climate perfect for year-round outdoor activities and entertainment.

Interested students are encouraged to send the application materials, including a personal statement indicating research interest, resume, and GRE and TOEFL scores if applicable to Dr. Lei (yu.lei@uah.edu).