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>Dear Colleges
>
>Please distribute the following Geotechnical Research Associate 
>position at the Louisiana Transportation Research Center 
>(LTRC)/Louisiana State University.
>
>A full-time geotechnical Research Associate (RA III or RA IV) 
>position is currently open at the Louisiana Transportation Research 
>Center (LTRC)/ Louisiana State University (LSU). It is expected to 
>be filled within the next two months.
>
>Required Qualifications: M.S. in Civil Engineering (for RA III of 
>individuals pursuing Ph.D. degree), or Ph.D. in Civil Engineering 
>(for RA IV) with specialization in the area of Geotechnical Engineering.
>Additional Qualifications Desired:  We seek outstanding applicants 
>with strong background in geotechnical engineering with emphasis on 
>pile load testing and analysis, in-situ site characterization, 
>calibration of resistance factors for geotechnical applications, 
>field instrumentation and monitoring, analysis of geosynthetic 
>reinforced subgrade and base materials, and accelerated load 
>testing. Good experience in finite element analysis and numerical 
>modeling of geomaterials with knowledge of ABAQUS program is highly 
>preferred. Excellent communication and presentation skills are critical.
>Responsibilities: Conduct advanced scientific research in 
>geotechnical related areas of transportation applications. This 
>includes conducting literature search, writing research proposal, 
>technical papers and reports, conducting both laboratory and in-situ 
>testing, and data analysis, etc. Salary will be commensurate with 
>qualifications and experience.
>Application deadline is January 15, 2009 or until candidate is 
>selected.  Submit a letter of application and resume to:
>
>Dr. Murad Y. Abu-Farsakh
>Associate Professor, Research
>Louisiana Transportation Research Center
>Louisiana State University
>4101 Gourrier Avenue
>Baton Rouge, LA 70808
>Email: [log in to unmask]
>
>Best Regards
>
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