Post-Doctoral Research Opportunities

Opportunities to join the Padgett Research Group as a Post-Doctoral Researcher vary. All positions require a PhD in a related field, such as civil engineering, systems engineering, or coastal engineering. Successful candidates will have demonstrated abilities in conducting high quality research in a related area, a successful record of publication, and the ability to work independently as well as collaborate and lead in teams. An opening currently exists in the area of Infrastructure Resilience in Coastal Settings. Interested candidates are encouraged to submit a full application via the job posting and welcome to email a copy of your CV to Dr. Padgett to notify her of your application.

Graduate Opportunities

The Padgett Research Group welcomes the applications of students interested in pursuing graduate studies in the Civil Engineering Program at Rice University with an interest in related topics. Opportunities vary each year. Students interested in pursuing a PhD with relevant background and experience are particularly encouraged to apply. More information can be found at on the department admissions website. While you are welcome to contact me directly to send a copy of your CV and indicate your interest, I am unable to reply to all inquiries. You are encouraged to apply directly to the department and indicate an interest in my group in your application.

Undergraduate Opportunities

Applications from hard-working undergraduate students interested in gaining research experience are welcomed. Opportunities vary on a semester basis. Please contact Dr. Padgett for more information.