PostDoc in FSI for Heart Flow Simulations

University of Wyoming
Location: 
Laramie
Job Type: 
Full Time
Closing Date: 
Monday, October 22, 2018

Dr. Maysam Mousaviraad seeks a highly motivated postdoc to join his research program at the University of Wyoming. The research will focus on developing FSI methods for heart flow simulations. The initial appointment is full-time for one year, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and continued funding. Desirable experience includes: CFD, FSI for highly deformable applications, heart flow modeling, and scientific publication records. The post-doc in this position will have the opportunity to assist with writing NIH grant proposals, participate in scientific conferences and workshops, and collaborate with researchers from biology and animal science fields.

This position is available immediately and will be filled once a qualified candidate is found.

Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, or closely related fields is required
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills are essential
  • Experience in development and/or application of CFD solvers required
  • Experience in FSI modeling and simulation is required
  • Experience with cardiovascular flow modeling is desirable
  • Experience using high-performance computing systems is desirable
  • Expertise in programming and parallel computing is desirable

To Apply:

All qualified applicants are required to submit CV, list of at least three references, and copies of selected publications, if appropriate. Please upload your application to the following website: https://jobs.uwyo.edu/psp/EREC/UWEXTERNAL/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_CE.GBL?Page=HRS_CE_JOB_DTL&Action=A&SiteId=6&JobOpeningId=10179&PostingSeq=1

Please contact Dr. Mousaviraad at mmousavi@uwyo.edu for any questions.

Review of applications will begin as soon as they are received and will continue until the position is filled.