Postdoctoral Research Associate

Location
Princeton, NJ
Posted
Jan 26, 2017
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Princeton University


Department
Prn Inst F/T Sci & Tech of Mat - 25800  

Position Summary
The Princeton Institute for the Science and Technology of Materials (PRISM) Imaging and Analysis Center (IAC) at Princeton University has an immediate opening for a full-time postdoctoral research associate or more senior research position. The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. degree in physical science related disciplines and have extensive experience and proven record in studies of the structure-composition-processing-property relationships in complex materials. Responsibilities will involve supporting research and education activities for both hard and soft materials, utilizing advanced instrumentation such as Cs-corrected TEM/STEM, in-situ TEM, FIB, AFM, SEM, XRD, EDS/WDS, Raman, XPS, sample preparation, etc.

Appointment is for one year with possibility of renewal pending satisfactory performance and funding availability. This position is subject to the University's background check policy. Comprehensive benefits are available, including health insurance coverage (medical, dental, and vision), basic and supplemental life insurance coverage, TIAA/CREF.

Applicants should apply online at http://jobs.princeton.edu and submit a CV, cover letter, as well as names and contact information for 2 references.  

Essential Qualifications
The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. degree in physical science related disciplines and have extensive experience and proven record in studies of the structure-composition-processing-property relationships in complex materials. Responsibilities will involve supporting research and education activities for both hard and soft materials, utilizing advanced instrumentation such as Cs-corrected TEM/STEM, in-situ TEM, FIB, AFM, SEM, XRD, EDS/WDS, Raman, XPS, sample preparation, etc.  

Preferred Qualifications
 

Directory Title
 
Job Function
Regular Professional Research  
Grade
RR 040  
Standard Hours
 
Full-time/Part-time
Full Time  
Actual Hours per Week, if casual hourly
 
Pay Rate, if Casual Hourly
 
Work Schedule, if other than standard hours
 
Eligible for Overtime
No  
Benefits Eligible
Yes  
Union Code
Not Applicable  
Education Required
Doctorate Degree  
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled or See Position Summary.
Instructions for Applying
Complete the online application and click "Apply to this Posting" at the top of the posting details page.  
Documents which can be associated with this posting
Resume/CV
Cover Letter
Other Document 1  
Proposed Start Date
 
End Date, if a Term Appointment
 
Comments related to end date:
Appointment is for one year with possibility of renewal pending satisfactory performance and funding availability.  
EEO Statement
Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.  

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