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Postdoctoral Researcher

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Boulder, Colorado

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Research Faculty



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Job Summary

The Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering invites applications for a full-time Postdoctoral Researcher position in Professor Mija Hubler’s research group. The University of Colorado provides an outstanding, world-class research environment. A highly motivated and independent Postdoctoral Researcher is sought with training and expertise in experimental mechanics and bacterial soil cementation. The project, funded by the Wright Brothers Inst., involves engineering mechanical properties for pavement applications.

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

The Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering's mission is the education of undergraduate and graduate students to become leaders in the professional practice of engineering, contributing to technological advances that benefit humankind while enhancing the earth’s physical and biological resources.

What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be

The Postdoctoral Researcher will design, organize, and conduct standardized materials characterization experiments. When appropriate, the Postdoctoral Researcher will also design new experimental protocols related to the structure, function, and growth of the materials.

What You Should Know

Sponsorship is not available for this opportunity.

All University of Colorado Boulder employees are required to comply with the campus COVID-19 vaccine requirement. New employees must provide proof of vaccination or receive a medical or religious exemption within 30 days of employment.

What We Can Offer

The salary associated with this position is $55,000 per year.


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

  • Ph.D. in Civil Engineering or related field.

What We Would Like You To Have

  • Experience working with biomineralization or soil stabilization.

Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials:

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume/CV
  3. Optional: Letter of Recommendation
  4. Optional: PDF Sample of Work
  5. Optional: Portfolio URL/Link

We may request references at a later time.

Please apply by June 1, 2022 for consideration.

Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, please apply through CU Boulder Jobs.

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Posting Contact Name: Boulder Campus Human Resources

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