The University of Kentucky, Center for Applied Energy Research (CAER) anticipates adding a postdoctoral scientist position in the carbon capture and energy areas. The new position will be involved in multidisciplinary studies related to solvent development for post-combustion CO2 capture. A summary of the position is listed below:
The scientist added to this program will be responsible for solvent development and evaluation. Ability to formulate different solvent compositions, evaluate performance for CO2 capture using mass transfer experiments, and characterize reaction products are critical skills. A Ph.D. in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering from an accredited institution is required. Expertise in organic, physical, or formulations chemistry is preferred.
Successful candidates will be offered competitive salary and benefits based on their experience and accomplishments.
The University of Kentucky, Center for Applied Energy is located in Lexington, KY.
The University of Kentucky is an Equal Opportunity University.
Interested individuals are encouraged to submit their resume and statement of research interests for preliminary review to: Joe Remias at
Once the position is officially open, the full job description will be listed on the University of Kentucky employment web page (http://www.uky.edu/HR/UKjobs/). At that time, the candidates must submit an application online.
CAER Website: http://www.caer.uky.edu
Power Generation Research Group Website: http://www.caer.uky.edu/powergen/home.shtml
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