Opportunities

Post-doctoral Research Associate position

A post-doc position is available. The successful candidate should demonstrate strong research experience in multiphysics modeling and/or machine learning in food processing and relevant fields. Interested applicants should apply online at https://hr.utk.edu/staff-positions/. Please include (1) An application letter summarizing experience and career interest, (2) A curriculum vitae, (3) the names, telephone numbers, and email addresses of three references, and (4) copies of unofficial academic transcripts.

Any inquiries about this position should be directed to Dr. Jiajia Chen through email (Jiajia.chen@utk.edu) with the email subject: “Prospective Post-doc Research Associate

This GRA position is filled. If you are interested in future opportunities, please follow the instructions below to apply

The Chen Lab has a GRA position open for self-motivated outstanding students. Preferred students may have a strong background in (food, agricultural, chemical, and/or electrical) engineering, modeling experience (multiphysics modeling and/or machine learning), and/or programming skills (Matlab, Python, R, etc.).

Interested candidates, please send the compiled documents of CV/resume, transcripts, English proficiency scores (international applicants), GRE scores (highly preferred), and a paragraph to describe your previous modeling/engineering experiences with the email subject “Prospective student in Food Engineering” to Dr. Chen at jiajia.chen@utk.edu.

The confirmation email of your application will be sent out within one week. If you are selected for a discussion/interview about your application, you will be contacted within two weeks. Please refrain from checking the status of your application through email. Thank you.