Department:Chemistry and Biochemistry Rank:Postdoctoral Scholar Annual Basis:12 Month
Review of Applications Begins January 5, 2019; position open until filled
Special Instructions to Applicants A complete application Includes: 1. Letter of interest indicating area(s) of expertise for which applicant wishes to be considered. 2. Current résumé/curriculum vitae.
Applications will be accepted on a continuous basis. Screening of applications will take place as positions become available and will continue until positions are filled. This pool will remain active until December 31, 2019.
Department Summary The UO Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry offers undergraduate major and minor degrees in chemistry and biochemistry, and graduate degrees at the masters and PhD level.
Our undergraduate program provides training for students planning careers in the chemical and biological sciences and also for those in biology, health related disciplines, earth sciences, secondary education, business, journalism and law. Undergraduate research and other educational activities outside the traditional classroom are essential components of these majors.
Our graduate program recognizes the importance of diversity and breadth in graduate education and continues to respond to the shifts and changes in career opportunities available to our graduates. Research at the University of Oregon is designed to keep student researchers at the forefront of chemical science.
A unique strength of our program is its interdisciplinary approach to research and teaching. Chemical scientists may be interested in the Institute of Molecular Biology, the Institute of Theoretical Science, the Materials Science Institute, the Oregon Center for Optics, and the programs in cell biology and in molecular synthesis, structure, and dynamics.
Position Summary The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Oregon invites applications for potential postdoctoral research scholar positions. Positions are available on an ongoing basis to conduct research within different research groups.
Postdoctoral Scholar positions are funding contingent and temporary in nature, with one year appointments but with the possibility of renewal up to five years depending on need, funding and performance.
Postdoctoral Scholar appointees will conduct research under the direction of a faculty member for the purpose of acquiring research training.
Minimum Requirements All candidates must have a Ph.D. in Chemistry or related field to be considered.
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