Career Opportunities

The Applied Sciences Laboratory offers unique opportunities for entrepreneurial scientists and engineers who have the passion and capabilities to conduct meaningful research, for industry and government. We are looking for creative, entrepreneurial scientists and engineers with outstanding research credentials, and the ability and interest to address challenging, multidisciplinary problems in a fast paced applied research environment.

Benefits of Working at ASL

  • Opportunity to develop new and innovative research programs
  • Excellent benefits package
  • Access to state-of-the-art facilities and equipment

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Current Opportunities

Research Positions at the Applied Sciences Laboratory (Spokane, WA)

Postdoctoral Research Associate: Materials Science – Alloy Processing

We have an immediate opening for a Postdoctoral Research Associate to conduct applied research in experimental alloy development processing. The successful candidate will work on various aspects of the research project, including alloy development, process development, scale-up fabrication, and process modeling. We are looking to hire an experimentalist who enjoys hands-on work and problem-solving in a fast-paced research environment. To apply, click here.

Senior Engineer – Manufacturing

We are looking for a Senior Engineer with a scientific and technical background in mechanical engineering, materials science, industrial engineering, or metallurgy. The primary responsibilities of this position include leading the hands-on design and execution of a broad range of experimental projects including processing, casting, and characterization of metallic alloys. To apply, click here.

Mechanical Engineer

This position focuses on mechanical engineering and advanced materials research, including the development and processing of novel alloys and composites. The successful candidate will participate in the design and execution of a broad range of experimental projects. You may apply directly at WSU Jobs Listing R-11591.

Positions at the Institute for Shock Physics (Pullman, WA)

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