Associate Isotope Geochemist or Isotope GeochemistIllinois State Geological Survey / Prairie Research Institute / University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
We are seeking an individual to fill one position. The successful individual’s qualifications will determine the level to which he/she is appointed. Responsibilities include: Design, initiate, and complete investigations of light stable isotopes plus radiocarbon and tritium to help solve environmental, energy, and geological problems through basic and applied research. Conduct and assist research on existing projects and programs (e.g., carbon sequestration, enhanced oil recovery). Communicate results of those investigations in a variety of formats and venues. Minimum qualifications: Master’s degree in geology, chemistry, or related discipline. PhD preferred. Seven years (for Associate Isotope Geochemist level) or twelve years (for Isotope Geochemist level) related industry and/or research experience post bachelor’s degree. Demonstrated ability to conduct research in light stable isotope geochemistry. Demonstrated scientific leadership qualities. Ability or demonstrated ability to acquire external funds. Established publications record. For a complete description of the position and qualifications please visit the website.
To apply all candidates must submit an online profile through this page by the close of the posting period. Qualified candidates must upload a letter of application which details qualifications noted above, résumé, and the names, addresses, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three professional references. All requested information must be submitted for your application to be considered. Incomplete information will not be reviewed. Applications must be received by October 31, 2012.
For further information please contact Lori Walston-Vonderharr, Human Resources, Illinois State Geological Survey, at 217-244-2401.
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