2 PDF Opportunities in Environmental and Analytical Geochemistry


The Multidisciplinary Applied Geochemistry Network (MAGNET) is an NSERC-funded industrial stream Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE) program devoted to addressing global challenges in geochemistry. We are seeking 2 postdoctoral fellows to join our dynamic and rapidly growing network of leading scientists, industry partners and state-of-the-art analytical laboratories across Canada.

Position 1:

MAGNET Fellow sought for one of the following three proposed research projects:

  • Impact on greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, soil carbon and nutrient stocks following Beneficial Management Practices (BMPs) for agro-drainage systems
  • Measuring mineral dissolution kinetics using newly developed flow-through instrumentation
  • The effect of organic matrices on the accuracy and precision of trace metal analyses by plasma source instruments

Position 2:

MAGNET-Nu Instruments Fellow sought for the following research project:

  • Optimizing Fe isotope analyses by ICP-MS

Project descriptions: www.magnet.eos.ubc.ca/apply/current-opportunities-3

Application instructions: www.magnet.eos.ubc.ca/apply/how-to-apply/#PDF

Application deadline: March 22, 2017

MAGNET's intensive training program and cohesive learning environment, combined with industry internships, professional skills development and networking opportunities, offers trainees a significant competitive advantage. MAGNET is open to Canadian and international applicants. Salary and travel stipends are available. One-year appointment starting May or June 2017.

Contact Information:

Diane Hanano
MAGNET Program Coordinator
dhanano@eos.ubc.ca
www.magnet.eos.ubc.ca
                             

posted: 23 February 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.