Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Reservoir Engineering (Production Optimization)

Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo (FAPESP)
Campinas, Brazil
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EPIC (Energy Production Innovation Center) has a full-time post-doctoral research opportunity in the area of Reservoir Engineering – Production Optimization.

EPIC is a Engineering Reseach Center (ERC) supported by Equinor and the São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) and is located in the University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Brazil. It aims to find innovative solutions for production optimization, including increased efficiency for the recovery of petroleum resources and management of the water and gas produced during exploitation activities. The Center involves professors and researchers from Unicamp (Center for Petroleum Studies/CEPETRO, School of Mechanical Engineering/FEM, School of Technology/FT, Institute of Computing/IC, Institute of Geosciences/IG, School of Civil Engineering/FEC) and from the University of São Paulo (Engineering School/POLI-USP).

Applicants must send the following documents to ;  (please inform code WP32):

- Résumé and full academic records including GPA;
- Motivation letter in English explaining the interest in the vacancy and motivation to join the research center;
- 2 recommendation letters;
- List of scientific publications Master and PhD Thesis.

An interview will be scheduled after document analysis.

Fluency in English required.

Post-doctoral fellowship includes monthly stipend of R$7,373.10, access to Unicamp health-care system and research contingency fund, equivalent to 15% of the annual value of the fellowship which should be spent in items directly related to the research activity.

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