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Postdoctoral Fellow Positions @ Biosensing Lab, Shenzhen University, China (Posted 29-Jan-2019)

Several postdoc positions in the development of biosensors/biomedical devices and biomaterials are available immediately at the center for Bio-Engineering & Sensing Technology (BEST center), Shenzhen University, China.

The successful candidate will be able to participate in a project dedicated to the design of flexible, implantable electrical biosensors for biomedical research and clinical diagnosis. The candidate must have good oral and written communication skills in English, and be able to interact effectively with a broad range of colleagues. Experienced postdocs are particularly encouraged to apply for a faculty position.

Prospective candidates should have a PhD and experience in analytical chemistry (ideally bioanal. chemistry, surface chemistry), or any related subjects. Techniques include, but are not limited to, nanobiosensing, biomaterials electrochemical AFM, STM, SECM PCR etc. Experiences of cell culture and stem cell are assists.

Position is available immediately. Salary will be commensurate with experience and initially will be tied to an assistant professor salary scale (380-480K RMB/year which equivalent to ~US$55K-75K/year). The initial appointment will be for 1 year, with a possibility of renewal, contingent upon satisfactory performance.

Please submit a cover letter, CV and arrange to have 3 reference letters sent to:
Prof. Xueji Zhang, Vice President
Shenzhen University
Email: zhangxueji@szu.edu.cn

Post-doctoral Position @ Oakland University MI (Posted 11-Aug-2018)

The Department of Chemistry at Oakland University, MI, has a NSF funded analytical and environmental position available immediately at the postdoctoral level. The postdoc will be primarily responsible for developing and optimizing electrochemical sensors for soil gas analysis. The successful candidate will work closely with an interdisciplinary team of analytical chemist, geochemist, and sensor engineer. An understanding of electrochemistry and soil science is desired. The candidate is expected to participate in scientific conferences, field trips, and publish research findings.

Minimum qualifications:

This position requires knowledge of analytical chemistry, electrochemistry, and soil chemistry. A Ph.D. degree is required in chemistry, environmental science, or related field. Excellent oral and written communication skills and the ability to communicate ideas clearly and effectively are also desired. The appointment length will be up to 24 months with the potential for extension.

Contact information:

Xiangqun Zeng (zeng@oakland.edu)

Web: www.oakland.edu/~zeng

Tenure Track Position in Analytical Chemistry @ University of Utah (Posted 9-Aug-2018)

While the opening is at the Assistant Professor level, exceptional senior candidates may be considered.  Candidates are expected to demonstrate the ability to develop vigorous, competitive, well-funded research programs, and to be excellent teachers at the undergraduate and graduate levels.  A Ph.D. is required; postdoctoral experience is desirable.  Assistant Professor applicants should upload an application letter with vita and a description of proposed research, and arrange for three letters of recommendation. Letter writers will be supplied with a link upon entry of their contact information in the application system.  Senior applicants should upload an application letter and vita.  Applications should be uploaded in PDF format directly to: http://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/80252

Initial interview selections will begin October 1; applications will continue to be considered if needed to identify suitable candidates.  The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.  

The University of Utah is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educator. Minorities, women, veterans, and those with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified veterans. Reasonable disability accommodations will be provided with adequate notice. For additional information about the University’s commitment to equal opportunity and access see: 

Post-doctoral Position in Electrochemistry @ University of Cincinnati (Posted 2-July-2018)

The Department of Chemistry in the College of Arts & Sciences at the University of CIncinnati has a Post Doc position available in the research group of Professor Alvarez for individuals with a PhD in chemistry, preferably electrochemistry. The position will focus on the development of electrochemical sensors employing carbon nanomaterials. Priority will be given to individuals with research experience in electrchemistry, organic chemistry and/or biomedical sensors.

For further information and to apply please see: