Post Doctoral Fellow - 12 MONTH
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Type of Position:Research
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
Founded in 1871, the University of Arkansas is a land grant institution, classified by the Carnegie Foundation among the nation’s top 2 percent of universities with the highest level of research activity. The University of Arkansas works to advance Arkansas and build a better world through education, research and outreach by providing transformational opportunities and skills, promoting an inclusive and diverse culture and climate, and nurturing creativity, discovery and the spread of new ideas and innovations.
The University of Arkansas campus is located in Fayetteville, a welcoming community ranked as one of the best places to live in the U.S. The growing region surrounding Fayetteville is home to numerous Fortune 500 companies and one of the nation’s strongest economies. Northwest Arkansas is also quickly gaining a national reputation for its focus on the arts and overall quality of life.
As an employer, the University of Arkansas offers a vibrant work environment and a workplace culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance. The benefits package includes university contributions to health, dental, life and disability insurance, tuition waivers for employees and their families, 12 official holidays, immediate leave accrual, and a choice of retirement programs with university contributions ranging from 5 to 10% of employee salary.
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The Post Doctoral Fellow will perform research, supervise graduate students, and produce publications.
Summary of Job Duties:
Regular, reliable and non-disruptive attendance is an essential job duty, as is the ability to create and maintain collegial, harmonious working relationships with others.
Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from an accredited institution of higher education conferred by the start of employment
Experience in research in power electronics converter design for medium to high power applications such as electric vehicle traction drives or grid-connected devices
Experience in design, fabrication, and test of high-power electronics
Prefer to have experience in research areas containing an emphasis on medium voltage power electronics, PCB design, DSP-based controls, and hardware-in-the-loop test stands
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Knowledge of advanced power electronics controls
Cover Letter/Letter of Application, Curriculum Vitae, List of three Professional References (name, email, business title)
Required Documents to Apply:
Optional Documents:Proof of Veteran Status
Tina Paul, assistant to the department head, electrical engineering; firstname.lastname@example.org
Recruitment Contact Information:
All application materials must be uploaded to the University of Arkansas System Career Site [Register to View]
The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to race/color, sex, gender, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran or military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal or state law.
Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.