A position is available for a postdoctoral research associate to work on environmental nanotechnology with the focus on synthesis and application of photocatalysts and upconversion phosphor materials. A highly motivated individual with experience and expertise in nanoparticle synthesis, photocatalysis, polymer science, and/or inorganic chemistry is highly desirable. A researcher with expertise in membrane process and synthesis will be also considered. A record of high quality publications and competent writing skill are considered critical. Interested persons should send curriculum vitae, a brief statement of career goals and research experience, and contact information of three to five professional references to Professor Jaehong Kim (email@example.com) at the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering. The appointment will begin in Summer/Fall 2012 or as soon as the position is filled, and can be for one year with the expectation of reappointment for a second year. A competitive stipend will be awarded commensurate with experience. The Georgia Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and applications from women and under-represented minorities are encouraged.