Job Opportunities in CSP

Associate Research Scientist for Concentrated Solar Power at The Cyprus Institute

The CyI invites applications for the position of Associate Research Scientist for Concentrated Solar Power. The successful candidate(s) will be actively engaged with the on-going research at the Cyprus Institute in Concentrating Solar Thermal (CST) technologies. They will be part of the research team associated with the European Research Area (ERA) Chair in Solar Thermal Technologies for the Eastern Mediterranean (CySTEM). As stated by the European Commission, “the ERA Chairs is an important part of the EU’s effort to unlock Europe’s potential in research and innovation.” The holder of CySTEM ERA Chair is Prof. Manuel J. Blanco, who is currently also the Chair of SolarPACES, the International Energy Agency’s Technology Collaboration Program for CST related technologies.

Closing date: 27th October 2017

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Faculty Positions in Thermal and Fluid Sciences – Open Rank

Job description

The College of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for two tenure-line faculty positions beginning fall 2018.

We are particularly interested in candidates with demonstrated strong research experience in thermal and fluid sciences. Examples include: high temperature materials, thermal management and control for space systems, energy management, solar thermal applications, water desalination, multi-phase flow, high speed aerodynamics, biological flow processes, microfluidics, and combustion and propulsion.

Candidates must clearly indicate their areas of relevant research expertise in their cover letters.
Candidates are expected to complement and strengthen existing college research or develop new high-impact research directions.Candidates are also expected to demonstrate an ability or record of excellence working with and contributing to a climate that attracts and supports students of all races, nationalities and genders. The College’s vision of successful candidates includes an earned doctorate in Engineering or a closely related science field, a significant commitment to scholarship, the potential to develop an externally funded research program, and ability to teach at the undergraduate and graduate levels in engineering. One position is at the assistant professor level, and the other position is at the associate or full professor level.

By January 15, 2018, interested persons should apply through the web site http://www.cu.edu/cu-careersand submit electronic files (pdf format) containing a cover letter, curriculum vita, two-page statements of research and teaching interests, respectively, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three references.

Review of applications will begin as they are received, and will continue until the positions are filled.Additional information regarding the College of Engineering search process as well as our research and academic programs can be found at http://www.colorado.edu/engineering/.

The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans. Alternative formats of this ad can be provided upon request for individuals with disabilities by contacting the ADA Coordinator at: hr-ada@colorado.edu. The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to providing a safe and productive learning and living community. To achieve that goal, we conduct background investigations for all final applicants being considered for employment.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References, Statement of Research Philosophy, Statement of Teaching Philosophy

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