Open Positions in the Clarke Lab

 

POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW IN HIGH Temperature OXIDES FOR THERMAL BARRIER COATINGS

Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Fellow to work with Professor David Clarke on oxide materials for high-temperature structural applications, such as gas turbines. (https://clarke.seas.harvard.edu/). A PhD or equivalent in materials, applied physics, high temperature properties or related area is required.

The successful candidate will carry out both experimental and modeling research related to thermal conductivity of oxides and the role of substitutional dopant elements on the radiative heat transfer through high-temperature coatings. Responsibilities include preparation of publications and reports, mentoring of graduate students and collaboration with other groups.

The review process is competitive, based on academic record, as well as professional and extra-curricular experience. To apply, please send a CV, research statement, and the names and contact information of three people who can be asked for letters of reference to: jsalant@harvard.edu with the subject header titled "TBC Postdoctoral Fellow".

Review of applications will begin immediately. Application deadline is January 1, 2019.

Harvard University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law.