Daneil Yeh from the University of South Florida is looking for a recent or May 2024 PhD graduate to work as a postdoc on a new NASA/DARPA project on biomanufacturing in space. The appointment period is April 1 – Dec 31, 2024 (8 months). The postdoc will develop, over a short period, a series of policy papers on the ethical, legal, and social issues (ELSI) related to space biomanufacturing. Remote work is possible.

Qualifications: The applicant should: 1) have (or will have by May 2024) obtained a Ph.D. degree in a science or engineering field; 2) have an interest in space exploration and space economy; 3) have strong English writing skills, as evidenced by a sound publication record. The applicant will be asked to provide writing samples; 4) be able to work independently and adhere to tight deadlines.

Due to the sponsors and nature of the project, the position is only available to US citizens or permanent residents.

Applicants, email Dr. Daniel Yeh

Daniel H. Yeh, Ph.D., P.E., BCEE, LEED AP BD+C
Professor, Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering
College of Engineering, University of South Florida