Postdoctoral Researcher

POSITION #: 6937

DEPARTMENT: AMRI

POSITION SUMMARY: Researcher needed to conduct experiments on nanomaterials and manage the SQUID Laboratory at the Advanced Materials Research Institute of the University of New Orleans

RESPONSIBILITIES: Conduct research on nanomaterials under supervision of member of the Institute including experiments with nanostructured magnetic materials, magneto-optical recording materials, intermetallic superconducting materials, and dielectric materials used in the manufacture of chips, nano/biosensors, smart drug delivery systems, and nanodevices. Research also involves characterization and measurements of sample properties using various laboratory instruments including SQUID Magnetometer, PPMS, ESR Spectrometer, and Dilution Refridgerator. Research will include collection, analysis, and preparation of data for manuscripts and publications. Presentation of results at scientific meetings and seminars. Collaboration with faculty and staff from various departments at the University (e.g. Chemistry, Physics, and/or Engineering).

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. in Chemistry, Physics, Engineering, Materials Science orrelated field

SALARY: $36,000-$38,771/year

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please email resume, transcripts, and three letters of reference to lspinu@uno.edu

DATE POSTED: November 21, 2013

REVISED: March 18, 2014

CLOSING DATE: April 30, 2014

The University of New Orleans is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women, ethnic minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.