Here are some tips to help you beat the nerves and rock your defence.
i. PhD/Masters in Chemical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Health and Safety or any closely related field.
ii. Minimum 3 years of teaching experience.
iii. Highly motivated and have excellent interpersonal and person-management skills.
iv. Experience in academic or professional environment with research experience and a good relevant publications record.
v. Membership of a relevant professional Institute or Institution preferred.
vi. Experience in the development and implementation of QA policies and procedures.
While a good cover letter makes an explicit connection between how your past experience will help you succeed in the postdoc position, a great cover letter sparks the PI’s interest and ensures they read your CV.