Date Posted: Sep 11, 2018
Application Deadline: Sep 25, 2018
- Ames Laboratory
- Location: Ames, IA
- Job Number: 7053018
- Posting Date: Sep 11, 2018
- Application Deadline:
Sep 25, 2018
The Division of Chemical and Biological Sciences with Iowa State University at the Ames Laboratory, a Department of Energy National Laboratory affiliated with Iowa State University, is searching for a qualified Postdoctoral Research Associate.
This Postdoctoral Research Associate will develop silica-based nanostructured materials to serve as supports for catalytic upcycling of polymers. Research activities will be conducted under supervision of Drs. Wenyu Huang and Igor I. Slowing within a highly collaborative project involving other research groups at Ames Laboratory/Iowa State University, other DOE National Laboratories and Universities.
Required Qualifications: 1) Ph.D. must be completed prior to start date. 2) Ph.D. in Chemistry or related field. 3)Demonstrated experience in synthesis of ordered mesporous and layered materials and standard characterization techniques of metal and metal oxides.
Preferred Qualifications: 1) Demonstrated experience with chemisorption techniques and performing catalytic conversions in liquid and in gas phase under high hydrogen pressure. 2) Demonstrated experience with electron microscopy (including spectroscopy). 3)Demonstrated experience in C-H bond activation and C-C bond cleavage chemistries.
Interested candidates should submit 1) a cover letter detailing specific experience; 2) current C.V.; and 3) contact information for three (3) references to: email@example.com. The guaranteed consideration date is 9/25/18.
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