Postdoctoral Research Associate – Chemistry
Job no: 505931
Position type: Staff Full Time
Campus: UMass Lowell
Salary: Salary range of $47,000 to $48,000
Applications Open: Aug 18 2020
General Summary of Position:
The Gkikas Lab at the Polymer Division of the Chemistry department at University of Massachusetts Lowell is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Associate to assist in the synthesis and development of X-ray contrast agents for breast cancer detection and CT signal augmentation.
Minimum Qualifications (Required):
The postdoctoral researcher is expected to have a PhD in chemistry, materials synthesis, or engineering, with previous experience and skills in polymeric materials and/or nano-materials.
Experience with cell studies will be preferentially foreseen
Preference will be given to candidates already in the United States
Special Instructions for Applicants:
Only current UML Employees within the Grants & Contracts (MTA/GRACE) bargaining unit will be considered during the first 10 business days of the posting. All other candidates considered after that period.
Initial review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications is received.
This position is contingent upon funding. The initial appointment will be for ONE year with a possibility of renewal based on productivity and satisfactory performance and the availability of funding.
Please include a cover letter and resume with your application. Names and contact information of three references will be required at the time of application.