Post-doc position: hydrodynamics of large-scale structures

The Creative and Resilient Urban Engineering (CRUE) research group in the Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering (CEE) at Princeton University seeks a post-doctoral research associate or more senior researcher to pursue research related to hydrodynamics of large-scale structures. Individuals with skills and knowledge relevant to some of the following topics are encouraged to apply: floating structures, floating breakwaters, marine hydrodynamics, wave structure interaction, and wave energy converter systems.  Expertise in computational methods broadly defined is desired.

This is a one-year position with possible renewable depending on performance and funding.   Preferable start date is on or before September 2021. The researcher will be advised by Professor Maria Garlock of CEE in collaboration with Luc Deike of the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.  Queries should be directed to the former at

Interested candidates should submit an application online at A recent Ph.D. in a relevant field and demonstrated publications are required. Applications should include a CV, a brief statement of research experience and interests, and the contact information for three references. The review process will commence immediately and continue until the position is filled. 

Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. This position is subject to the University’s background check policy.