Manager, High-Throughput Experimentation Facility

Employer
The University of Delaware
Location
Newark, Delaware
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 07, 2019
Closes
Jun 06, 2019
Ref
493923
Field of specialization
Biochemical
Job Type
Full time

Manager, High-Throughput Experimentation Facility
The Department Of Chemistry And Biochemistry
University Of Delaware
Newark, Delaware



The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Delaware (UD) seeks a Manager for the Departmental High-Throughput Experimentation (HTE) Facility. This newly established facility will house cutting-edge instrumentation for HTE for chemical synthesis and catalysis, including air-sensitive and high-pressure conditions, and will become a resource across the UD campus and the mid-Atlantic region.

We seek a highly motivated leader to establish the broad capabilities of this facility and its utility to a wide range of researchers. The successful candidate will be responsible for operating, maintaining, and trouble-shooting instrumentation; training and supervising student users and assistants; collaborating with researchers in the design, implementation, and interpretation of high-throughput experiments; assisting in the preparation of proposals for new equipment; and supporting the growth of the facility by promoting its capabilities to researchers at UD and other regional institutions. The candidate will be expected to maintain a broad knowledge of state-of-the-art HTE technology and equipment. Candidates must have a MS in Organic, Organometallic, or Inorganic Chemistry (PhD preferred), demonstrated expertise in organic and organometallic reaction methodology, working knowledge of appropriate analytical tools (GC/MS, HPLC/MS, SFC/MS, NMR, etc), and an eagerness to learn and innovate in the area of HTE methodology.

TO APPLY: For a complete list of requirements and job duties and to apply online, please visit the UDJOBS website at www.udel.edu/udjobs  Job ID 493923 .

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