Electron Microbeam Analysis Laboratory Manager/Specialist/Research Scientist, University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, Michigan
Salary commensurate with qualifications, plus benefits.
Apr 06, 2017
May 05, 2017
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Electron Microbeam Analysis Laboratory Manager/Specialist/Research Scientist, University of Michigan, College of Literature, Science and the Arts

The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences invites applications for a laboratory manager/specialist/research scientist for the Electron Microbeam Analysis Laboratory (EMAL). We seek applicants with expertise in electron microbeam techniques and with research interests in Earth and environmental sciences.  The position can be either 100% staff, requiring at minimum a BS degree or a combination 75% staff and 25% research scientist, requiring a PhD degree.  The successful candidate will manage the highly productive EMAL facility on the central campus of the University of Michigan.  Major instruments in the laboratory include: electron microprobe, FE-SEM, and XRDs.  The appointed rank in the research scientist track (Assistant Research Scientist, Associate Research Scientist, Research Scientist) will depend on the qualifications of the individual.  Salary will be commensurate with experience and academic credentials.  For full consideration, send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, summary of relevant equipment experience, research statement, if applicable, and contact information for three references by May 5, 2017.  Please send application materials as a single PDF attachment by email to: UM.EMAL.Search.Committee@umich.edu. The position will remain open until filled and has a flexible start date. The University of Michigan is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  For questions about this position, contact Professor Rebecca Lange (becky@umich.edu).