W.M Keck Foundation Center for Isotope Geochemistry

Open Position

Post-doctoral Scholar

The Postdoctoral Scholar is expected to:
(1) carry out independent research that harnesses the unique strengths of the ion microprobe;
(2) assist in instrument maintenance and training of visiting students and researchers in the facility; and
(3) participate in instrument and applications development.

We are seeking applicants with experience in geochemistry or related fields (geochronology, cosmochemistry, biogeochemistry, material science, and/or environmental science). Experience in SIMS or other mass spectrometry methods is desirable, but not mandatory, and ability to develop application software is a plus. The position is available immediately and with an initial appointment for one year extendable to two depending on performance and funding considerations.
Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with the candidate's prior experience.
The University of California is an equal opportunity employer.

Please follow the link to complete the "Application Form" before May 31 2009.

You will be asked to attach your CV in PDF format and to provide current contact information for 3 or more references.