[ES_JOBS_NET] Postdoctoral Opportunity in Earth and Environmental Science, Temple University

Bojeong Kim bkim at temple.edu
Tue Feb 4 08:54:47 MST 2014

*Postdoctoral Opportunity in Earth and Environmental Science, Temple

The Department of Earth and Environmental Science at Temple University (PA,
USA) is seeking a full-term Postdoctoral Research Associate with interests
in the areas of geochemistry, nanogeoscience, environmental science and
engineering, geomicrobiology and biogeochemistry.  Requirements include a
Ph.D. in the above areas, or similar field obtained within the last 3
years, strong organizational, quantitative data analysis and writing skills.
Familiarity with X-ray absorption spectroscopic techniques, electron
microscopic techniques, or modeling is preferred, but not required.

The successful applicant will perform field- and laboratory-scale research,
focusing on the following two existing projects: (1) Environmental fate and
behavior of nanomaterials and (2) Urban Geochemistry, with an emphasis on
toxins distribution, transformation, and bioavailability in urban
environment. Opportunities will also be provided for developing independent
projects related to the broader topics under investigation for the grant
support.  In addition, mentoring undergraduate and/or graduate students for
the projects will be expected.

Expected terms for this position are 2 years, renewable after the first
year upon satisfactory accomplishment.  Funding is available immediately,
but could start as late as May 1, 2014, if necessary.

Applications should be submitted by email as a single pdf to Dr. Bojeong
Kim (bkim at temple.edu) and include: (1) a curriculum vitae, (2) a
publication list, (3) a statement describing past research experience and
interests, as well as research interests to be pursued during the
postdoctoral tenure at Temple University (no more than 2 pages), and (4)
the names and contact information of a minimum of three individuals who can
provide a letter of reference. Review of applications will begin on March 1
st and continue until the position is filled.

Temple University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.
Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.
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