Engineering or sciences

Thursday, January 18, 2018
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
Post-doctoral research Associate
Job Institution: 
Air Force Institute of Technology
Job Description: 

ORISE Post-Doctoral Research Associate

The graduate Environmental Engineering and Science program, Systems Engineering and Management Department, Air Force Institute of Technology, is seeking a motivated and energetic post-doctoral research assistant to work on projects that may include but are not limited to:  life cycle assessment /modeling of systems, waste-to-energy research, environmental sustainability, and remediation.  The required qualification is a PhD degree in engineering or science.  The preferred candidate should have experience publishing in peer-reviewed journals and be eager to conduct multidisciplinary research. The responsibilities include: conducting laboratory-based and/or computer modeling research and publishing results in peer-reviewed journals, writing proposals to submit to funding agencies, and helping supervise graduate students’ research. The position is open immediately and the initial appointment is for one year with the possibility of renewal, depending on funding availability and satisfactory performance of the candidate. The salary is about $65K with the possibility of increase based on experience/performance. The post-doc will be hired through the ORISE program. Note: US citizenship or green card is required.


  1. Eric G. Mbonimpa, PhD, PE
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Systems Engineering and Management
    Air Force Institute of Technology
    2950 Hobson Way, WPAFB, OH 45433
    Tel: 937-255-6565 Ext: 7405

    Assistant Professor of Industrial Hygiene and Environmental Science
    Air Force Institute of Technology
    Department of Systems Engineering and Management
    Tel: 937-255-3636 ext.  4632