School of Physical Sciences
Department of Earth System Science
Keck Carbon Cycle AMS Laboratory
Position: Postdoctoral Scholar
The Department of Earth System Science at the University of California Irvine seeks a postdoctoral scholar to participate in research on: 1) paleoceanography and carbon cycle variations over the past 50ka, 2) sources and cycling of marine dissolved organic and inorganic carbon, 3) cycling of natural and anthropogenic black carbon, or 4) dynamics and functions of nonstructural C in plants. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in research and assist with routine AMS 14C sample processing, measurements and maintenance.
Requirements - Applicants should have a Ph.D. in physics, chemistry, biology, Earth system science or a related field awarded within the past 3 years. Experience in 14C-AMS sample preparation and spectrometer operation and familiarity with carbon cycle research is desired. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. The appointment is made for one year and is extendable for a second year dependent on available funding.
Application Procedure - Send electronic applications including CV, a statement of research interests and the names of three references to:
Ellen Druffel at email@example.com
Post: 06/19-2013, Close: 12/31-2013