Postdoctoral Appointee - Electrochemical Energy Storage
Job posting number: #7101390 (Ref:413521)
Posted: June 3, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
The Chemical Sciences and Engineering division at Argonne National Laboratory is seeking a postdoctoral appointee to develop and conduct research on fundamental understanding of novel secondary battery chemistries through use of structural and electrochemical characterization.
Incumbent will work with Electrochemical Energy Storage department researchers and partners at on and off-site facilities to conduct experiments including but not limited to synthesis, characterization and electrochemistry of battery materials for lithium-ion and beyond lithium-ion systems. Work will entail investigation of the surface and bulk structural properties including electrochemical and characterization using spectroscopic and related methods.
Must possess a Ph.D. degree in chemistry, chemical engineering, materials science or related disciplines and zero to one year of experience/equivalent
Candidate must possess considerable knowledge of and experimental expertise in one or more of the following applicable spectroscopy (including solid state NMR), synchrotron or microscopy methods for structural characterization and experience in electrochemical characterization, coin and/or other cell making and testing
Expertise in lithium ion or related electrode materials and cell making and testing is a big plus
The position requires considerable interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
Knowledge of chemical diagnostic methods and knowledge of handling of air-sensitive materials
Skill in data processing, evaluation, and interpretation
Job FamilyPostdoctoral Family
Job ProfilePostdoctoral Appointee
Worker TypeLong-Term (Fixed Term)
Time TypeFull time
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