Research Associate in Chemistry

University of Virginia in Virginia

Date Posted May 20, 2014
Type Post-doc
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Virginia invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate, who is excited about the opportunity to work in a dynamic and collaborative research environment.

This is a one year appointment; however appointment may be renewed for an additional two, one-year increments, contingent upon available funding and satisfactory performance.

The completion of a Ph.D. degree in Chemistry or a related discipline by appointment start date is required. Candidates must have effective oral and written communication skills. This person should have basic knowledge of biochemical and molecular biological laboratory procedures, and should have some expertise in magnetic resonance spectroscopy. Ideally, the individual would have expertise in EPR spectroscopy and have knowledge of modern pulse EPR instrumentation. Preferably, this individual could help mentor undergraduates and graduate students in the laboratory.

To apply, please submit a candidate profile on-line through Jobs@UVA ( and electronically attach the following: cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the contact information for three (3) references; search on posting number 0614107.

Review of applications will begin May 29, 2014; however, the position will remain open until filled.

Questions regarding this position should be directed to:
Prof. David Cafiso
(434) 924-3067

Questions regarding the Candidate Profile process or Jobs@UVA should be directed to:
Valerie Dudding
(434) 924-4360

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, yeterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  

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