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PostDoctoral Associate

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Boulder, Colorado





Employment Type:

Research Faculty



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Job Summary

The Department of Electrical, Computer, and Energy Engineering at CU Boulder is seeking a Postdoctoral Associate to perform research in the Colorado Power Electronics Center.

The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Who We Are

ECEE at CU Boulder is an outstanding undergraduate and graduate program in Colorado by reputation, rankings and size:
  • Part of one of the top-ranked engineering schools in the nation.
  • Our undergraduate electrical engineering program was ranked No. 19 among our public peers in U.S. News and World Report's Best Engineering Programs for 2022.
  • We are ranked No. 13 among public computer engineering programs and No. 20 among public electrical engineering programs in U.S. News and World Report's Best Graduate Schools for 2022.

What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be

  • Conduct research in the Colorado Power Electronics Center
  • Assist in the supervision of students.
  • Preparation of laboratory experiments and research papers and reports.
  • Preparation of research proposals.

What We Can Offer

The salary range for this position is $55,000 - $65,000 per year.  We also offer up to $5,000 in reimbursement for moving expenses.


The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits, including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder.

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What We Require

PhD in Electrical Engineering

What You Will Need

Experience in modeling, analysis, design and testing of power electronics converters.

What We Would Like You to Have

PhD in Electrical Engineering with focus on Power Electronics.

Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials:
  1. Current Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Reference Letter(s)(Not Confidential): if you are submitting more than one letter, please combine your letters into a single document.
  4. (Optional) Transcripts/Proof of PhD: If you are selected as the finalist, your degree will be verified by the CU Boulder Campus Human Resources department using an approved online vendor. If your degree was obtained outside of the United States, please submit a translated version (if applicable) as an optional attachment.
Please apply by May 10, 2024 for full consideration. Position will remain posted until filled.

Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email.  For consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs.

Posting Contact Information

Posting Contact Name: Boulder Campus Human Resources

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