Metal Recovery from Mining Effluents

Monday, April 5, 2021
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University of California, Los Angeles
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The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of California, Los Angeles is seeking candidates for 2 postdoctoral research associates with expertise in metal-ligand chemistry, electrochemistry, and membrane separations. Outstanding applicants with broad expertise in resource recovery from complex aqueous streams and geochemistry are also encouraged to apply. The successful candidates will have a background in Environmental or Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, or Material Science, and work under the supervision of Professor David Jassby, while closely collaborating with Professors Gaurav Sant (Civil and Environmental Engineering) and Dante Simonetti (Chemical Engineering). The research project involves the recovery of valuable metals from mining streams. 

Applicants should include a cover letter, CV, and the names and email addresses of three references to Review of applications will commence immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

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