Electron Microprobe Specialist

University of Hawaii, School of Ocean & Earth Science & Technology, Department of Earth Sciences
Honolulu, Hawaii
Jan 10, 2019
Feb 09, 2019
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Electron Microprobe Specialist, Department of Earth Sciences, Univ. of Hawaii at Manoa.

Applications are now being accepted for a full-time, non-tenure-track, 50% state and 50% other funded Specialist Faculty position to be filled at the Assistant or Associate level (commensurate with qualifications and experience), to begin approximately July 2019 or as mutually acceptable. Position is annually renewable, subject to performance review and availability of funds.

Duties include: the management of the JEOL JXA-8500F field-emission gun electron microprobe with EDS (and related support equipment) at high performance levels, including routine maintenance not covered by a service contract and troubleshooting, manage all aspects of the laboratory including recharge account and purchasing supplies, annually teach a graduate level course in Electron Microprobe Analysis, train new users of the electron microprobe, oversee the lab use by others, participate in research projects utilizing this microprobe, and assist with compliance to UH safety protocols. Minimum qualifications for the Assistant level include a Master’s degree and for the Associate level a Ph.D. degree. The complete vacancy announcement can be viewed at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/hawaiiedu?keywords=0082696. The University of Hawaii is an EEO/AA Institution.

Apply electronically for the Microprobe Specialist position to: vgp@soest.hawaii.edu with a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information (phone and e-mail address) for three professional references. Inquiries: Connie Tsui; 808-956-6105; vgp@soest.hawaii.edu