Job Title: Postdoc Scholar in Additive Manufacturing

Location of Position: San Antonio, Texas

Employing Institution: University of Texas at San Antonio

Description of Position: A multi-disciplinary team at the University of Texas at San Antonio is seeking a highly talented and motivated postdoctoral fellow skilled in additive manufacturing for a multi-year, NNSA-funded position. The collaborative project involves UTSA Departments of Engineering (ECE and ME), Computer Science, and Physics, as well as external partnerships with the University of Las Vegas Nevada, St. Mary’s University, Argonne National Labs, and Los Alamos National Labs.

Essential Duties: The postdoctoral fellow will be engaged in collaborative efforts between all departments. His/her main duties include:

    • Perform research in the area of additive manufacturing for nuclear security. Research will focus on computational modeling, material characterizations, and analyzing data pertained to nuclear security problems.
    • Mentoring undergraduate and graduate students in their research projects.
    • Accomplish research goals in collaboration with the College of Engineering and College of Science researchers.
    • Participate in CONNECT activities and present results in DOE meetings and national conferences.
    • Publish papers in peer-review journals.-Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications: The ideal candidate should have a comprehensive understanding of additive manufacturing processes, preferably with metal, including operational, computational modeling, and experimental experience. Candidates must be able to work well on a team. The position is open to US persons (US citizens or permanent residents).

Application Procedure: To apply candidates should submit the following to [email protected]:
  • CV
  • One-page research statement
  • Contact information for 3 references
Contact Information: [email protected]


Closing Date: 09/01/2020