Postdoc/Research Scientist/Lab Manager, Noble Gas Geochronology/Geochemistry

Department of Geosciences

We seek an experienced and dynamic scientist to help establish, manage, and lead a new noble gas mass spectrometry facility with two new sector instruments focusing on 40Ar/39Ar, 4He/3He, 21Ne, and other types of analyses in applications ranging from geo/thermochronology, cosmogenic and nucleogenic dating, subsurface fluids, and meteorite exposure histories. The scientist will lead development of routine and experimental approaches in collaboration with geologists, planetary scientists, and hydrogeologists at the UofA and collaborating institutions and will be expected to take initiative in establishing robust analytical protocols, co-directing facility development and maintenance, and helping train users. Experience with noble gas analysis, mass spectrometry, electronic and instrument interfacing, and programming is preferred.

Required: MS or PhD degree upon hire.

Outstanding benefits include health/dental/life, paid vacation, sick leave & holidays, UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for employee & qualified family, state retirement, and more.

Review of materials will begin 12/1/2018 and will continue until position is filled.

The University of Arizona is an EEO/AA Employer - M/W/D/V.

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posted: 25 October 2018     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.