Post Doctoral Fellow (Engineering Technology – PEMFC)

University of Houston
Houston, Texas (US)
The salary range for this position is: $3,223.00 - $4,834.000.
August 28 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

Post Doctoral Fellow (Engineering Technology – PEMFC)

Established in 1927, the University of Houston empowers students in the pursuit of learning, discovery, leadership and engagement. Located in a sprawling metropolis, our premier Tier One campus provides students with cutting edge programs including undergraduate, graduate, doctoral, distance and continuing education. Ranked among the best colleges in America, UH is home to award-winning faculty, innovative research centers, has one of the most diverse student populations in the nation, and alumni who have become international leaders.

We are currently seeking to hire a Post Doctoral Fellow with strong knowledge in membrane and electrocatalyst material development for Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cell (PEMFC) and PEMFC construction/testing of single to multi-cell life-time electrochemical diagnostic in prototype development. In addition, Post-doc is anticipated to look after the research lab, and help new students in experiment and data analysis and to prepare manuscripts, write reports, and assist in developing grant applications.


  • Receives/reviews progress and evaluates results of experiments or projects under control or supervisory responsibility.
  • Recommends changes in research, testing or experimental procedures.
  • May be responsible for a single highly technical and complex piece of research equipment.
  • May review and evaluate the effectiveness of personnel.
  • May plan for and assign personnel to projects under control.
  • Operates with latitude for unreviewed action.
  • May receive general supervision conferring with higher levels only in unusual situations.
  • Performs other job-related duties as required.


Doctoral and no experience.

Requires singular knowledge of a specialized advanced professional discipline or the highest level of general business knowledge, normally acquired through attainment of a directly job-related terminal degree or equivalent formal training in a recognized field of specialization that is directly related to the type of work being performed. No experience is required.


Qualified candidates must complete an application through the University of Houston website by clicking here.

 The job posting number is STA001548. Be sure to include a Resume, Curriculum Vitae, Cover Letter/Letter of Application. 

The salary range for this position is: $3,223.00 - $4,834.000.

This is a one year assignment and its renewal is based on continue need for the position and contingent on research funding.

The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.