Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume):
A Ph.D. or foreign equivalent in materials chemistry, or related field in hand by January 1, 2019, demonstrated experience through publication including thesis, in crystallographic materials characterization. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, be willing to take direction, and work well in a team setting.
Experience in metal-organic framework synthesis, properties and characterization and heterogeneous catalysis. Demonstration through thesis and/or published work of familiarity with modern national facility based techniques. Experience in crystallographic structure analysis, including but not limited to X-ray diffraction, pair distribution function, and x-ray absorption spectroscopy (XANES/EXAFS). Experience in carrying out in-situ experiments in controlled atmosphere. Experience in scripting in Python, C/C++, and/or Matlab.
Brief Description of Duties:
- Within the predetermined research scope and methodology, conduct research in the field of MOF catalysis.
- Collect and analyze data, including periodical/literature search and utilizing specialized skills in related field to analyze the collected data.
- Participate/assist in manuscript writing for publication in scientific journals and/or presentations. Participate in EFRC meetings, discussion and provide reports and presentation on research progress according to EFRC guidelines.
- Assist in grant and proposal writing.
- Lab maintenance, including equipment setup, maintenance and ordering of supplies as needed; participate in research group discussion, meetings and assist lab members in in situ scattering.
- Other duties as assigned.
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Official Job Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Job Field: Post Doctoral
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: Chemistry-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Schedule: Full-time Day Shift 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMChemistry-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Posting Start Date: Nov 8, 2018
Posting End Date: Dec 8, 2018, 11:59:00 PM
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Salary Grade: E89