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Posted: Wednesday, January 10, 2018 12:03 AM


Postdoctoral Research Associate


The Power Electronics and Energy Research Laboratory (P2E-Lab) in the School of Engineering and Computer Science at Washington State University Vancouver is seeking a postdoctoral research associate to support all activities connected with research projects and laboratory capcapability development.

Primary Responsibilities and Expectations

The postdoctoral research associate will provide support on research projects; theoretical development, modeling and simulation, and laboratory hardware development; collaborate with graduate student; and publish the results of the research produced.

Preferred Appropriate qualifications:

Preference will be given to those with broad hands-on practice in design, development and control of low to medium-power power electronic converters and demonstrated research interests in the following: DC-DC, AC-DC, and DC-AC power conversion; power electronics for electric vehicles; grid integration of renewable energy sources and energy storage; AC and DC micro-grids.

Excellent oral and written communication expertise are desired. The Postdoctoral Research Associate is expected to work independently and within a team to deliver results, according to deadlines.
This is a temporary 9-month position which may be renewed contingent upon satisfactory progress and funding.

Application Procedure:
Interested candidates must provide: 1) Curriculum Vitae; 2) a cover letter which includes: a) description of hands-on practice and b) urls to two (2) recent publications; 3) one page Statement of Research Interests; 4) contact information for at least three (3) professional references. Submit the above to Dr. Fariborz Musavi (E-Mail:

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

• Location: Portland, Vancouver, Washington

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