Senior Scientist

Charlottesville, VA
Oct 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Working Title: Senior Scientist

Position Type: Professional Research Staff

Department: Department of Chemistry

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 06-05-2017

Posting Summary:
The Department of Chemistry at the University of Virginia invites applications for a Senior Scientist to serve as an X-Ray Crystallographer. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Chemistry or related field. This position requires skills in the collection and processing of single crystal and powder X-ray diffraction data, molecular structure determinations, structural analysis reports, maintenance and repair of X-ray diffractometers, ability to train and help students on the use of these instruments, and proactive management and promotion of the facility. Knowledge in small-angle X-ray scattering, X-ray tomography and/or X-ray fluorescence instrumentation, as well as years of laboratory experience beyond the Ph.D., is preferred.

To apply, please submit a candidate profile on-line and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the contact information for three references through Jobs@UVA (; search on posting number 0620774.

Review of applications will begin July 5, 2017; however, the position will remain open until filled.

Questions regarding this position should be directed to Prof. Brent Gunnoe @ 434-982-2692,

Questions regarding the Candidate Profile process or Jobs@UVA should be directed to Lin Burton @

The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment.

The University of Virginia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, and inclusiveness.

Women, Minorities, Veterans and Persons with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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