Andlinger Center for Energy and the EnvironmentA postdoctoral research associate position is available at Princeton University in the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment. The postdoc will be responsible for an exciting and fast paced collaborative research project on the dissolution of silicate minerals in subsurface conditions relevant to CO2 storage. Day-to-day responsibilities include planning and performing experiments, data analysis and interpretation, and manuscript and report preparation. The project requires applicants to have a strong background in characterization of materials and/or geochemistry. Experience with the following materials characterization techniques is beneficial: small-angle scattering, wide-angle scattering (specifically total scattering) and FTIR. Individuals with expertise in materials characterization and a Ph.D. in relevant fields (including geosciences, chemical engineering, environmental engineering, materials engineering or chemistry) are encouraged to apply. All candidates must have strong, demonstrated research ability, be very comfortable in an interdisciplinary research environment, have excellent English written and spoken communication skills, and a Ph.D. in a relevant field. Applicants from underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply. The appointment will be for one year, with one year planned renewal contingent on performance and funding.Application process Applicants must apply online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/17421 and submit a CV, cover letter, and contact information for three references. The candidate is subject to the University's background check policy.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.
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