Argonne National Laboratory Postdoctoral Appointment - Institute for Molecular Engineering, MICCoM in Lemont, Illinois

Postdoctoral Appointment - Institute for Molecular Engineering, MICCoM

Requisition Number: 404872 Location: Lemont, IL

Functional Area: Research and Development Division: MSD-Materials Science Division

Employment Category: Temporary 6 Months or Greater Education Required: Doctorate Degree

Level (Grade): 700 Shift: 8:30 - 5:00 Share: Facebook LinkedIn Twitter

Job Description

We expect you to have:

• Doctorate degree in physics, chemistry, physical chemistry or related disciplines and experience in the area of quantum simulations, first principles molecular dynamics and electronic structure.

• Skills and knowledge of quantum chemistry, density functional and many body perturbation theory, and of high performance computer simulation codes.

• Background and experience in carrying out large scale first principles molecular dynamics simulations and electronic structure calculations.

• Experience with advanced code developments and manuscript preparation

• Excellent problem solving skills and communication skills, both oral and written, and critical thinking

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