Post-Doctoral Fellow in Surface Water-Groundwater Interactions

University of Memphis

Memphis, TN, USA 🇺🇸

Posting Details

Posting Information

Posting NumberFAE1441
Advertised TitlePost-Doctoral Fellow
Campus LocationMain Campus (Memphis, TN)
Position NumberL22797
CategoryFull-Time Faculty
DepartmentCivil Engineering
Position SummaryThe Department of Civil Engineering at the University of Memphis has an opening for a postdoctoral position focusing on surface water-groundwater interactions. Candidates should have a Ph.D. (or have successfully defended their dissertation prior to the start date) with a background in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Earth Sciences, or Hydrology. Furthermore, the qualified candidate is expected to have knowledge about physical hydrology, specifically flow in porous media, with a focus on hyporheic exchange and vadose zone hydrology, and/or the interactions between stream and groundwater. Strong written and spoken English skills are needed.The successful candidate will (1) develop and conduct experimental work (lab and field) and data analysis, (2) contribute to teaching, and (3) collaborate with writing research manuscripts and research proposals.Applications are to be submitted via https://workforum.memphis.edu. Click on the faculty box to find the posting for the Post-Doctoral position in Water Resources Engineering. Applications must include a cover letter explaining the candidate’s qualifications for the position and their goal for pursuing the postdoctoral position, a comprehensive curriculum vitae, and the full names and contact information of at least three professional references, including at least one previous graduate advisor. The committee will begin screening applications immediately and continue until the position is filled. For any questions regarding the position, you can contact Drs. Farhad Jazaei (fjazaei@memphis.edu) or Claudio Meier (cimeier@memphis.edu).The University of Memphis is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We urge all qualified applicants to apply for this position. Appointment will be based on qualifications as they relate to position requirements without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, creed, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, genetic information, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected class.
Minimum Position QualificationsCandidates should have a Ph.D. (or have successfully defended their dissertation prior to the start date) with a background in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Earth Sciences, or Hydrology.
Special ConditionsThe qualified candidate is expected to have knowledge about physical hydrology, specifically flow in porous media, with a focus on hyporheic exchange and vadose zone hydrology, and/or the interactions between stream and groundwater. Strong written and spoken English skills are needed.This is a limited position contingent upon funding availability.
Posting Date01/23/2023
Closing Date
Open Until Screening BeginsNo
Hiring RangeCommensurate with education and experience
Full-Time/Part-TimeFull-Time: Benefits Eligible
Special Instructions to ApplicantsApplications are to be submitted via https://workforum.memphis.edu. Click on the faculty box to find the posting for the Post-Doctoral position in Water Resources Engineering. Applications must include a cover letter explaining the candidate’s qualifications for the position and their goal for pursuing the postdoctoral position, a comprehensive curriculum vitae, and the full names and contact information of at least three professional references, including at least one previous graduate advisor. The committee will begin screening applications immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Instructions to Applicant regarding references
Is this posting for UofM employees only?No

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References List

Optional Documents


POSITION TYPE

ORGANIZATION TYPE

EXPERIENCE-LEVEL

DEGREE REQUIRED

IHE Delft MSc in Water and Sustainable Development