Postdoc Terrestrial Ecosystems

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United States
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Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 16:00

Post Doctorate RA - Terrestrial Ecosystems

Locations: RICHLAND, WA

Categories: Post-Graduates and Post-Docs



Job ID: 306112
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Temporary

Job Description

The qualified candidate will participate in integrated experimental and modeling research projects in the area of terrestrial carbon cycle processes that impact the exchange of carbon and other biocritical nutrients in the land-water-atmosphere system using diverse experimental and computational platforms available at the EMSL User Facility. They will also contribute to the EMSL User program by assisting users in accessing and utilizing EMSL’s state of the art facilities and expertise to enhance the impact of their research.

Equal Employment Opportunity

PNNL is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse, talented workforce. EOE Disability/Vet/M/F/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. Staff at PNNL must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States.

Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must have received a PhD within the past five years (60 months) or within the next 8 months from an accredited college or university.

Preferred Qualifications

Must have excellent communication, oral presentation, and writing skills. The preferred candidate will have evidence of extensive experience in 1) genome and other ‘omic investigations of ecosystem function, and/or 2) molecular characterization of terrestrial ecosystems at either field or laboratory scale using techniques such as advanced spectroscopic, high-resolution mass spectrometry, and stable isotopic approaches and/or advanced imaging techniques such as electron microscopy and computed tomography. Candidates with experience linking these methods with process explicit models are especially encouraged to apply.

Candidates must have received a PhD within the past five years in Physics, Chemistry, Biophysics, Biochemistry or related discipline from an accredited university of college. They must also have direct experience and expertise in in the investigation of ecosystems at either field or laboratory scale. .

Organization and Job ID

Job ID: 306112
Directorate: Earth & Biological Sciences
Division: Science & Technology
Group: Mass Spectrometry/Magnetic Resonance

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