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Job posted by Agency of Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) (06/05/2014 17.13)

Scientist (Computational Materials Science and Chemistry)

As a proud member of Singapore's Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), the Institute of High Performance Computing (IHPC) was established in 1998 to provide leadership in high performance computing as a strategic resource for scientific inquiry and industry development. Our mission is to advance science and technology, and develop leading edge applications through high performance computing and computational science.

Description

The Materials Science and Engineering department seeks senior computational chemists and materials scientists who are experts in molecular dynamics, ab initio or multiscale methods. Successful candidates will conduct cutting-edge research with a focus on applied research. A strong background in chemistry, physics or materials science is important as well as a strong record of scientific creativity. In addition, they will have the opportunity to work with industry, supervise students and reach out to schools. Singapore has a vibrant research community with strong support from the government.

Nr of positions available : 1

Research Fields

Chemistry - Computational chemistry

Career Stage

Early stage researcher or 0-4 yrs (Post graduate)

Research Profile

First Stage Researcher (R1)


Requirements

Required Languages
Language ENGLISH
Language Level Excellent
Required Education Level
Degree Field Chemistry
Degree Field Physics
Additional Requirements
- Ability to make clear and effective oral and written presentations of scientific and technical information
Required Education Level
Degree PhD or equivalent
Degree PhD or equivalent
Additional Requirements
- Demonstrated ability to conduct scholarly research, as evidenced by publications in top-tier international journals
- Candidates with expertise in theoretical work and modeling and computation of materials are specifically encouraged to apply
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Envisaged Job Starting Date

04/06/2014

Application Deadline

31/07/2014

Other job details
Job ID

33926437

Country

SINGAPORE

Type of Contract

Other

Status

Full-time

Postal Code

138632

City

Singapore

Hours Per Week

42

Street

1 Fusionopolis Way, Connexis North Tower

Company/Institute

Agency of Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)

EU Research Framework Programme
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

No

Company/Institute
Agency of Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)

Institute of High Performance Computing (IHPC)
Public Research
1 Fusionopolis Way, Connexis North Tower
138632 - Singapore
SINGAPORE
email tanmes@scei.a-star.edu.sghttp://www.ihpc.a-star.edu.sg/

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