[ES_JOBS_NET] Position for Postdoctoral Scientist in Atmospheric Chemistry and Aerosols Research

Erika Marín-Spiotta marinspiotta at wisc.edu
Thu Jul 26 14:33:26 MDT 2018

*Position for Postdoctoral Scientist in ACAS project at UPR-RP*

The Atmospheric Chemistry and Aerosols s Research (ACAR) group of the
University of Puerto Rico – Rio Piedras (UPR-RP) is looking for a
Postdoctoral Scientist with an interest in research on cloud and aerosol
interactions and in making measurements to support this research. The ACAR
group has recently been awarded a grant to build an Aerosol and Cloud
Analysis System (ACAS) and the postdoctoral scientist will be heavily
involved in developing, supporting and using this system during their
three-year stint.

The applicant should have a PhD in Atmospheric Science, Engineering,
Chemistry or Physics with a strong interest in observational research while
working with a team of technical and scientific co-workers, as well as a
willingness to mentor undergraduate and graduate students.  Applicants with
hands-on experience using at least one of the following instruments:
counterflow virtual impactor (CVI), differential mobility analyzer, aerosol
mass spectrometer, CCN counter, SP2, or other in-situ aerosol or cloud
instrumentation will be given preferential attention.

The applicant should additionally have strong analytical skills to work
with large and complex datasets, a good knowledge of Linux/Unix and at
least one programming language such as Labview, C++, Fortan, Matlab or
Python. Fluency in English, written and spoken, is required. If not a
Spanish speaker, learning the language while working at ACAR is
recommended. The duration of the position is 3 years. The starting salary
will be approximately $48,000 USD per year.  Interested applicants should
send their CV, two letters of recommendation and a letter of motivation, by
Thursday, August 15, 2018. We expect to communicate the decision by end of
August 2018 and the selected candidate is expected to start as soon as
possible but not later than October 1, 2018. For more information contact
Dr. Olga L. MAYOL-BRACERO (omayol at ites.upr.edu).

Olga L. Mayol-Bracero, Ph.D.
Full Professor
Atmospheric Chemistry and Aerosols Research (ACAR)
LTER Program Office
Department of Environmental Science
University of Puerto Rico
17 Ave Universidad Ste 1701
San Juan, PR 00925-2537  USA

Office phone: +1 787 764-0000 Ext. 88191 or 88220 (secretary)
Lab phone:     +1 787 764-0000 Ext. 88191, 88192
Fax: (787) 772-1481
E-mail: omayol at ites.upr.edu

*Address for FedEx: *
*LTER Program Office*
*University of Puerto Rico *

*Anexo Facundo Bueso Office # 207 Río Piedras, PR 00931 USA*

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