Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Mechanical Engineering

Position ID: 38003
Georgia Institute of Technology
College of Engineering/GWW School of Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Branch Campus: 
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Postdoctoral Fellow
Job Description: 


One postdoctoral research associate position is now available within the Scalable Thermal
Energy Engineering Laboratory (STEEL) at the Georgia Institute of Technology under the
direction of Prof. Shannon Yee in the G.W.W. School of Mechanical Engineering.

This postdoctoral research position will be for a duration of 18-months (potential options exist to
extend) and the research entails conducting specialized thermal property measurements at the
macroscopic scale on exotic thin-film materials. This work will be conducted as part of a team,
however individual responsibilities include independently carrying out experimental
measurements, designing and building modification to existing thermal measurement techniques,
and preparing/delivering presentations and reports to the sponsor.

Highly motivated and hardworking candidates with a strong background in thermal metrology, heat transfer, thermodynamics, mechanical engineering/material science/analytical chemistry are strongly encouraged to apply immediately.

Application Procedure:

Please send a CV, representative publications, a short one paragraph description of career goals, as well as contact information for three references to Prof. Shannon Yee ( Review of applications will start immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Anticipated start-date January 2018 or thereafter.

Contract Period: 
18 months
CIP Discipline Code: 
Mechanical Engineering
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Required Qualifications
2 years
Application Deadline: 
Position Starting Date: 
Monday, January 8, 2018
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Vacancy Status: 

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University System of Georgia
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The University of Georgia
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Phone: (706) 542-7817
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Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Clare Norins, Assistant Director

Kieran Morrow, Assistant Director

Sheila C England, System Coordinator