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Postdoctoral Researcher in Engineering – Biomass Gasification/Pyrolysis (Zitomer)

Institution: Marquette University
Location:
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Category:
Postdoctoral-Engineering
Posted: 08/29/2013
Application Due: Open until filled
Type: Fulltime
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Posting Number 201100078 Position Title Postdoctoral Researcher in Engineering – Biomass Gasification/Pyrolysis (Zitomer) Employment Status Full Time Position Status Limited Term If Limited Term (End Date of Assignment, Project, or Grant) Position Type Faculty Position Overview The researcher will use an existing bench-scale pyrolysis system to define operating parameters, help design and construct a pilot-scale pyrolyzer, and develop mass and energy balances. The researcher may also collaborate on projects to define the fate of micropollutants during pyrolysis and identify beneficial uses of biochar derived from wastewater biosolids. Essential Functions The College of Engineering, Marquette University (Milwaukee, WI) invites applications for a Postdoctoral Researcher to start on or before September 1, 2013. The successful candidate will join a research team of professors, Ph.D. and MS students investigating pyrolysis/gasification of wastewater biosolids, sustainable engineering and renewable energy. The researcher will use an existing bench-scale pyrolysis system to define operating parameters, help design and construct a pilot-scale pyrolyzer, and develop mass and energy balances. Opportunities exist to collaborate on concurrent, funded projects to define the fate of micropollutants during pyrolysis and identify beneficial uses of biochar derived from wastewater biosolids. Applicants must have experience in thermal processes, a Ph.D. in mechanical, chemical, civil/environmental engineering or a related field, and interest in research and publication regarding thermal processes, sustainable engineering and/or renewable energy. Potential applicants should contact Dr. Daniel Zitomer at daniel.zitomer@mu.edu for additional details. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Duties and Responsibilities Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Earned doctorate (or its foreign equivalent) or appropriate terminal degree. Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Applicants must have: • a Ph.D. in mechanical, chemical, civil/environmental engineering or a related field, • experience in thermal processes, • an interest in research and publication regarding thermal processes, sustainable engineering and/or renewable energy. Department Mechanical Engineering Posting Date 07/26/2013 Closing Date Special Instructions to Applicants

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