Open Positions

We are always looking for highly self-motivated students with strong interests in interdisciplinary research on multiscale modeling, mechanics, and materials. Interested applicants should send your CV and research summary to Dr. Wenjie Xia at wenjie.xia [at]

Fully funded PhD positions (tuition cover plus research or teaching assistantships) are available in our group at North Dakota State University. Our research aims to advance the design and understanding of high-performance and multifunctional materials through computation and multiscale modeling. Qualified and interested candidates are welcome to apply through one of the following graduate programs:

1. Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering (CCEE)

2. Materials and Nanotechnology (MNT)

3. Biomedical Engineering (BME)

4. Environmental and Conservation Sciences (ECS)

More information on admission and applications requirement can be found from the Graduate School.

Interested undergrad/graduate students, visiting students/scholars, and postdoctoral scholars are welcome to contact Dr. Xia through email for research opportunities.

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