Photocatalysis, Physical Chemical Processes

Wednesday, May 26, 2021
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
PhD students
Job Institution: 
Auburn University
Job Description: 

Dr. Dongye (Don) Zhao’s group at Auburn University is looking for highly motivated Ph.D. students to carry out research projects on developing and testing novel photocatalysts for enhanced degradation of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in water and landfill leachate. The following qualifications are desired:

  1. Strong motivation to research and a good sense of professional ethics,
  2. A BS or MS degree in a relevant area (environmental engineering, chemical engineering, chemistry, etc.),
  3. Good English writing and experience in publishing high-quality research papers, and
  4. Experience in typical environmental labs and proper instrument skills.

Serious candidates are encouraged to contact:

Dr. Dongye (Don) Zhao
Engineering Alumni Endowed Professor of Environmental Engineering
Environmental Engineering Program
Department of Civil Engineering
Auburn University, AL 36849-5337, USA
E-mail: zhaodon@auburn.edu
Phone: 334-844 6277