Postdoctoral Scholar – Isotope Cosmochemistry

Postdoctoral Position in USA

Postdoctoral Scholar – Isotope Cosmochemistry: The Isotope Cosmochemistry and Geochronology Laboratory at Arizona State University seeks a Postdoctoral Research Scholar to delve into investigations of meteoritic and planetary materials, exploring the mysteries of the early solar system and beyond.

Postdoctoral Research Scholar – Isotope Cosmochemistry

Designation: Postdoctoral Research Scholar

Research Area: Isotope Cosmochemistry

Location: Tempe, Arizona


Minimum Qualifications:

  • A Ph.D. in the physical sciences and experience with mass spectrometry by the appointment start date.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Prior experience and expertise in the area of isotope cosmochemistry.
  • Applicant should be within 4 years of receiving PhD.

Job Description: The successful candidate will participate in research projects focused on isotope cosmochemistry. This entails investigating meteoritic and planetary materials and their components. The research will involve understanding early solar system chronology, tracing geochemical reservoirs, and discerning nebular and asteroidal processing through isotopic analyses. The position offers access to cutting-edge analytical facilities, including a multicollector ICPMS and an Excimer laser ablation system. The initial appointment is for one year with the possibility of renewal based on performance and university needs.

How to Apply: To apply, please submit your application at this link to include the following:

  • Cover letter
  • Contact information (name, email address, and phone number) for three references
  • Curriculum vitae with a publication list
  • A statement of past research accomplishments and future research goals (three pages or less).

Last Date for Apply: June 17, 2024. Applications will continue to be accepted on a rolling basis for a reserve pool, with review in the order received until the position is closed.



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