Hawai'i Natural Energy Institute, SOEST, federal funds. To begin approximately June, 2012. Training to be Performed: Participate in project to conduct research activities in advanced lithium ion batteries and electrochemical power systems, including laboratory testing and numerical simulation, primarily for electric and hybrid vehicles and stationary energy storage applications. Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. in electrochemistry, materials science and engineering, engineering or related disciplines. Prior experience in battery research. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Ability to contribute to report and proposal writing. Ability to safely conduct research with minimum supervision. Stipend: $4,500 per month. To Apply: Submit statement of research interests, curriculum vitae, names and contact information for three work-related references, and two relevant first-author publications to: Personnel Officer, HNEI, University of Hawai'i, 1680 East-West Rd. POST 109, Honolulu, HI 96822. Selectee will be required to submit official transcripts at the time of hire. All application documentation become the property of the school. Closing Date: Continuous recruitment until the position is filled, with applications to be screened beginning immediately. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Inquiries: Dr. Bor Yann Liaw at firstname.lastname@example.org or 808-956-2339.