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Post Doctoral Position
by Angie Cordoba - Tuesday, 7 de August de 2012, 13:26

The Environmental Engineering Laboratory in the Department of Civil Engineering and Surveying, at the University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez is seeking applications for a postdoctoral position to work in the development of fate and transport models in karst groundwater systems.

A Ph.D. in civil/environmental engineering, chemical engineering, water resources, hydrology, geosciences, environmental sciences, or related fields is required at the time of appointment.

Required qualifications include strong oral and written communication skills in English. Knowledge and experience in groundwater systems, contaminant hydrology and remediation, fieldwork, and GIS modeling are highly desirable. The successful candidate will: coordinate and conduct field research work; collect and analyze field samples and historical contamination data; establish correlative processes at different scales; collaborate in the integration of multidisciplinary work among researchers and institutions; prepare manuscripts for publications; and present research work at meetings.

The initial appointment will be for 1 year with the possibility of extension based on satisfactory performance, and will commence as soon as possible. Evaluation of applications and interviews of applicants will begin immediately and continued until the position is filled. The annual salary rate for this position is $40,000/yr + a substantial benefit package (medical, retirement, etc.).

Applicants should send a cover letter, a full CV, a statement of research interest, transcripts, and the names of three references to Dr. Ingrid Padilla, Department of Civil Engineering and Surveying, University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez, PO Box 9000, Mayagüez PR 00681; Email:

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(Edited by Ingenieria Civil - original submission Tuesday, 12 June 2012, 03:42 PM)

(Edited by Ingenieria Civil - original submission Tuesday, 12 June 2012, 03:42 PM)