The National Science Foundation Engineering Research Center on Structured Organic Particulates (NSFERC-SOPS) has openings for postdoctoral associate positions. C-SOPS is a multi-university research center headquartered at Rutgers University with Purdue University, New Jersey Institute of Technology and the University of Puerto Rico at Mayaguez as core partners. The center’s research mission is to develop a scientific foundation for optimal design of structured organic composites and develop science; and engineering methods for designing, scaling, optimizing and controlling relevant manufacturing processes. Typically these are 2-year positions, renewable after the first year based on satisfactory performance. These positions will be based at the Rutgers’ School of Engineering located in Piscataway, NJ, and it will require periodic visits to industrial sponsor(s) and partner institutions, including in some cases traveling outside the US.
We seek highly motivated individuals with a solid scientific background in areas relevant to Pharmaceutical Manufacturing. Successful candidates should be able to work independently, have excellent communication skills and be able to work in collaborative projects, interacting and reporting to the sponsor and publishing and presenting research findings. These abilities should be clearly demonstrated in the applicant’s CV and cover letter.
Candidates should have a PhD in Engineering or related scientific fields.
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