[20161010] Postdoctoral Associate (High Pressure Research), Department of Geosciences, University of Stony Brook, USA

Ad Request: 1602394

The Department of Geosciences at Stony Brook University invites applications for a Postdoctoral Associate within any specialty of the general field of High Pressure Research. We seek a candidate with the potential to augment or build upon one or more of the department’s current research strengths in high pressure synthesis, crystal chemistry, experimental high pressure in geosciences, materials science, physics and chemistry. Details of the department’s areas of research emphasis in high pressure and current facilities may be found at http://www.mpi.stonybrook.edu. The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in the geo-, materials-sciences, chemistry, physics or closely related experimental field at the time of appointment and preference will be given to those with related experience in working with x-ray and/or neutron scattering at national synchrotron and/or neutron facilities. The successful candidate must also have the clear potential to establish an independent research program that would include mentoring of graduate and undergraduate students.

For a full position description, or to apply online, visit: www.stonybrook.edu/jobs (Req. # 1602394).