Date Posted: Jan 17, 2018
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Postdoctoral Associate in Chemical Kinetics (R17-44)
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Employment is with The Research Foundation for the State University of New York, a private, nonprofit, educational corporation that provides essential sponsored program administration and innovation support services to SUNY faculty and students whose ideas and research generate ground-breaking discovery and translate to entrepreneurial and economic development opportunities for New York State.
Working at the SUNY Research Foundation for the University at Albany, you will be part of a team that provides essential services to the University as it moves to the front ranks of American higher education, supporting the advancement of education, research and discovery. The University at Albany, a nationally recognized research university with outstanding faculty, researchers and staff, offers challenging, exciting and rewarding careers to those who seek opportunities to grow and excel.
Description of Duties:
Study of the kinetics of gas phase reactions of environmentally relevant free radicals with various organic substrates. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in making measurements using FT-IR and/or mass spectrometric techniques.
• A Ph.D. in Physical or a related area of chemistry with expertise in gas phase chemical kinetics measurements from a college or university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or an internationally recognized accrediting organization. To be eligible, applicants must have received their doctoral degree within 3 years prior to their date of hire.
• Strong organizational and communication skills, both verbal and written.
• Expertise in making time-resolved FT-IR and/or MS measurements
Salary Range: Depending on Experience
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The Research Foundation for The State University of New York offers exceptional benefits such as healthcare, dental, vision, pension plans, competitive pay, generous paid time off, tuition assistance, life insurance and long-term disability insurance. The University at Albany offers a variety of performing arts, world class libraries, and competitive sporting events.
Persons interested in the above position should submit a resume, three work-related references, along with a letter of application to http://rfhr.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=89947
Applicants must address in their application their ability to work with a culturally diverse population.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.