Postdoctoral Research Associate

Location
Princeton, NJ
Posted
Apr 19, 2017
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/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW

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