MRSEC Support for Postdoctoral Fellows

Kadanoff-Rice Fellowship

These positions are open to competition for postdoctoral positions with all MRSEC faculty members.  This award is for a two-year period and carries a half stipend plus a $5000 travel budget.

The criteria for selection are (i) excellence in research and (ii) interdisciplinary research interests.  Priority is placed on attracting new postdocs to our campus and/or on those who bring a diverse perspective to the study of materials research.

A complete application contains

  • a CV
  • three letters of recommendation
  • a short (<1 page) description of the candidate's commitment to collaborative research and, if appropriate, diversity in materials research
  • a nomination letter from the MRSEC facuty member(s) explaining why the candidate should be a Kadanoff-Rice Fellow.

Competition Schedule.  (For each cycle, up to 2 K-R Postdoctoral fellows will be selected.)

Underrepresented minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.