The Department of Marine Sciences at UConn, Avery Point is seeking a postdoctoral scholar beginning January 2017 or later to study nitrogen isotope fractionation in cultures of marine microbes. The candidate will work with Dr. Julie Granger to query nitrogen isotopic fractionation at the organism and enzyme level. Specific research projects are open for discussion. Inquiries for this position should be directed to Dr. Julie Granger (email@example.com).
Completion of a Ph.D. in oceanography, microbiology, enzymology or closely related area; and experience with microbial culturing techniques, with instrumentation and data analysis.
Experience with measurements of natural abundance stable isotopes on a mass spectrometer.
The postdoctoral position is for one year with the possibility of extension to two years. The position offers a competitive salary with generous health benefits.
Please apply online at www.jobs.uconn.edu to upload a cover letter outlining research experience and interests, a CV containing academic degrees, contact information for three references, and a list of scientific publications and accomplishments. Application materials should be received by November 15, 2016 for full consideration. Employment of the successful candidate will be contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check. (Search #2017138)
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