Postdoctoral Appointee - Electrochemical Energy Storage
Job posting number: #7140748 (Ref:415645)
Posted: April 19, 2023
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
The Chemical Sciences and Engineering (CSE) Division is seeking a successful candidate who will perform innovative research within the Electrochemical Energy Storage Group of CSE to understand the role of precursor types in solid state synthesis in support of our lithium-ion battery recycling program and the ReCell Center at Argonne. This will be achieved through the use and application of various probes (e.g., synchrotron-based X-ray diffraction, MAS-NMR Spectroscopy, electron microscopy). Work will include experimental synthetic design, data interpretation, presentation of results at National & International meetings, and publication in the peer-reviewed literature.
Knowledge of a variety of solid-state synthetic methods, including air and water sensitive materials, fluxes, high temperature methods, and solution-based synthesis a plus
Characterization background should include a working knowledge of diffraction, common spectroscopic techniques, and a background in either chemistry, chemical engineering, geosciences, or materials science
Considerable skill in working interactively and productively in a multidisciplinary environment is needed
Good skill in oral and written communication and good record of publication and external recognition in relevant area
Good skill in the use and maintenance of laboratory equipment
This level of knowledge is typically achieved through a formal education in solid state or materials chemistry, chemical engineering, or materials science at the Ph.D. degree level with zero to three years of experience or equivalent in the scientific application of this knowledge and practical laboratory experience
This position may require the ability to travel for work at out-of-state synchrotron facilities and to programmatic meetings when required.
Job FamilyPostdoctoral Family
Job ProfilePostdoctoral Appointee
Worker TypeLong-Term (Fixed Term)
Time TypeFull time
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