Environmental Engineering

Monday, July 1, 2013
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
PhD graduate student
Job Institution: 
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Job Description: 

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) is seeking a Ph.D. student to work under the guidance of Dr. Wen Zhang on the environmental application of nanotechnology. Specifically, the project will focus on developing a novel photocatalytic reactor for simultaneous wastewater treatment and hydrogen production. The ideal candidate will possess a M.S. in Environmental Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or related fields, though exceptional B.S.-level candidates may also be considered. Past laboratory experience in environmental engineering is preferred.

This position is available immediately, and applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. The selected candidate will receive a competitive stipend, full tuition, and benefits. Interested applicants are requested to provide a 2-page cover letter describing their previous research experiences and career objectives, their curriculum vitae (including GRE and TOEFL scores as applicable), and the names of at least three references, as a single PDF file, to Dr. Zhang (wzhang81@njit.edu). Upon recommendation, the candicate needs to submit additional application at the following website: http://www.njit.edu/admissions/