Argonne National Laboratory Postdoctoral Appointee - Natural Gas Engineering in Lemont, Illinois

Postdoctoral Appointee - Natural Gas Engineering

Requisition Number: 402272 Location: Lemont, IL

Functional Area: Research and Development Division: DIS-Decision and Infrastructure Sciences

Employment Category: Temporary 6 Months or Greater Education Required: Doctorate Degree

Level (Grade): 700 Shift: 8:30 - 5:00 Share: Facebook LinkedIn Twitter

The Global Security Sciences (GSS) at Argonne National Laboratoryis dedicated to developing and executing best-in-class programs by attracting and fostering interdisciplinary talent with access to Argonne’s unmatched scientific facilities and capabilities. Operating as a vibrant, interdisciplinary research community, GSS researchers find solutions to mitigate, respond to, and recover from a wide spectrum of national and global security threats. We believe an interdisciplinary, all-threat approach enhances our ability to deliver insightful, rigorous solutions to address global security risks and issues.

We now invite you to apply for a Postdoctoral Appointee position with us. In this role, you will :

  • Apply technical expertise in natural gas systems and engineering to a multidisciplinary group of professional staff engaged in the analysis of nationwide critical infrastructure assets and systems
  • Conduct and support comprehensive analytic studies in domain areas that may include natural gas systems and networks; disruption analysis of natural gas; natural gas infrastructure resilience
  • Examine protection, prevention, response, and recovery technologies and strategies of energy infrastructure, specifically natural gas, and contribute to the development of modeling and simulation tools and risk analysis methods
  • Identify applicable data sources and manages data resources as required for robust and valid systems modeling and analysis
  • Work with a team of experienced infrastructure experts to analyze the complexities of infrastructure dependencies and interdependencies, while applying technical natural gas expertise
  • Develop conference papers and presentations, published results in peer-reviewed journals and publications

We expect you to have:

  • Ph.D. in Engineering with expertise in Natural Gas, with 0-3 years of experience
  • Comprehensive knowledge of energy infrastructure systems and networks, specifically related to natural gas infrastructure
  • Considerable knowledge and applied experience of data statistics and analytics
  • Considerable skills in working in a multidisciplinary team environment
  • Considerable skills in oral and written communication

You will be required to obtain and maintain a clearance and must be a U.S. citizen. Please see http://www.state.gov/m/ds/clearances/c10978.htma>for more information about requirements for obtaining a security clearance process.

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