Seeking a postdoctoral scholar to contribute to Professor James Shephard's group https://shepherdgroup.lab.uiowa.edu/ to advance the lines of research in electronic structure methods development: to develop and test code, perform calculations, and to prepare manuscripts/papers. The hire would be expected to contribute to the group's current efforts to mitigate finite-size effects in solids through machine learning and embedding methods development.
The position will have a one-year term with the possibility of extension as funding allows. Starting salary is $52,704.
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical centers and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.