Our group is seeking a Postdoc Research Scientist to do research in Advanced Manufacturing

Job Title:

Postdoc Research Scientist


Dr. Qin’s group at Iowa State University is seeking a Postdoc Research Scientist to do research in Advanced Manufacturing. The expected duration (negotiable) will be from January, 2021 – July, 2021. Renew of the contract will be depending on performance and availability of funding.


  • Manage multiple projects: work with Ph.D. students to ensure project research progress; Write progress reports for the projects
  • Paper writing: mainly help with revision of Ph.D. students’ manuscripts
  • Design of experiments and data analysis
  • Attend and lead project meetings
  • Laboratory management: safety, procurement, etc.

Required Education:

  • Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering, Material Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering or closely related field by the end of Dec 2020

Preferred Qualification:

  • Prior experience in advanced manufacturing
  • Strong communication skills, verbal and written skills
  • Multi-task ability to manage multiple projects
  • If international researchers, be able to work on OPT/J1 visa in Spring & Summer 2021


  • Email Dr. Qin with CV & Cover Letter. Email address: qin@iastate.edu
  • A virtual meeting will be scheduled.
  • More information related to research can be found via the group website: imse.iastate.edu/feap

Please apply through ISU HR system:


Contact Information

Dr. Hantang Qin

Department of Industrial & Manufacturing Systems Engineering
3019 Black Engineering Building
College of Engineering

Center for Nondestructive Evaluation
215A ASC II, 1915 Scholl Road

Iowa State University
Ames, IA 50011

Phone: (515) 294-1248
Email: qin@iastate.edu

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