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] ndsu.edu.


One or two fully funded PhD positions (tuition plus research or teaching assistantship) are immediately available during the academic year 2019~2020 at North Dakota State University (NDSU). 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 and Environmental Engineering (CEE)

2. Materials and Nanotechnology (MNT)

3. Biomedical Engineering (BME) (jointly offered by NDSU and UND)

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

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


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