The Schneider group in the Louisiana State University Department of Chemistry is seeking a Postdoctoral Researcher. The primary job duties are to synthesize, prepare samples, conduct experiments and reach analysis in ionic polymerization using high vacuum chemistry, dielectric spectroscopy and fast field cycling relaxation, small-angle neutron scattering and quasi-elastic neutron scattering.
Minimum qualifications: Ph.D. in chemistry or related field; expertise in ionic polymerization using high vacuum chemistry, dielectric spectroscopy and fast field cycling relaxation, and small-angle neutron scattering and quasi-elastic neutron scattering.
Preferred qualifications: Proven track record including work evidenced by a PhD in chemistry.
Special or Physical qualifications: Ability and willingness to access federal laboratories. Ability to travel frequently to Europe, Australia and Asia.
Special Instructions: Applicants should provide CV and transcripts when applying. Official transcripts are required prior to hire. Initial hire will be for 1 year with the possibility of extension.
Additional Position Information:
Background Check – An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check.
Benefits – LSU offers outstanding benefits to eligible employees and their dependents including health, life, dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts; retirement options; various leave options; paid holidays; wellness benefits; tuition exemption for qualified positions; training and development opportunities; employee discounts; and more!
LSU is committed to diversity and is an equal opportunity / equal access employer.
Questions or concerns can be directed to the LSU Human Resources Management Office at 225-578-8200 or emailed HR@lsu.edu