PhD in Electrochemical Processes for Desalination and/or Resource Recovery

Tuesday, August 3, 2021
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
PhD student
Job Institution: 
University of Cincinnati
Job Description: 

A full-time Ph.D. position is available in the Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, University of Cincinnati (UC).

UC offers students a balance of educational excellence and real-world experience. UC is a public research university with 46,000 students. It has been named "Among the top tier of the Best National Universities," according to U.S. News & World Report. More about UC:

Please visit our department website ( to learn more about our faculty and research.

Successful applicants should have a master degree in Environmental Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or equivalent with an excellent academic record and at least two years of research experience in the research topic. Familiarity with laboratory skills is a plus. Also, fluency in English (written and oral), excellent scientific writing skills, the ability to organize and analyze data and disseminate your findings are essential.

Admission Requirements:

Given the uncertainties of our current environment, the GRE requirement will be waived for the applicants.

All admitted students would receive both a stipend with health insurance and a full-tuition waiver. 

We encourage you to apply for the Ph.D. Program by visiting the online application site at

The expected start date is January 2022 or August 2022.


If you have any questions regarding the position, please contact:

Dr. Soryong Chae, Associate Professor (

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