Postdoctoral Position at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory

The U.S. Army Research Laboratory is currently seeking a postdoctoral research associate with a strong background in classical molecular dynamics or coarse-grain simulation of soft materials. Experience with C/C++ and scripting languages is preferred. Opportunities exist to develop and apply models of amorphous and semi-crystalline polymers, polymer networks, composites, and other materials of interest for the Department of Defense. U.S. citizenship is required for this position.

Salary is commensurate with experience and skills, and is very competitive with industry. Excellent opportunities exist for interactions with other government laboratories and university researchers. Publication of research results are encouraged. This position is located at Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD. Aberdeen Proving Ground is 30 minutes north of Baltimore, and offers easy access to Washington D.C., Philadelphia, and New York City.

Those interested should email a CV including publication list and contact information for 2-3 references to Timothy Sirk (tim.sirk at