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The University of Nevada, Reno is seeking to hire a cluster of six highly
motivated Postdoctoral Scholars to carry out collaborative research in
experimental and computational chemistry and chemical engineering as part of
the project titled "Quantum Dynamics of Spin-Based Molecular Systems" funded
by the US Department of Energy. The main responsibilities include conducting
research in one of the following areas: electronic structure theory and
molecular dynamics, optical and vibrational spectroscopies, magnetic
measurements, synthetic organic and organometallic chemistry. Other
responsibilities include guiding and advising graduate and undergraduate
student researchers, and writing scholarly papers.
A Ph.D. in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or related field by time of
Degree must have been received within the last five years.
The total compensation package includes a competitive salary, a rich
retirement plan, health insurance options that include dental and vision, life
insurance, long-term disability, annual and sick leave, along with many other
benefits. Additionally, there is a grant-in-aid educational benefit for
faculty and dependents. For more information, please visit: UNR Benefits
Contact Information: Sharee Williams at (775) 682-8795 or
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Attach the following attachments to your application
2) Cover Letter
3) Contact Information for Three Professional References
This posting is open until filled
Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. This search will
close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or
a hiring decision has been made.
Posting Close Date
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faculty member that an official transcript of their highest degree must be
submitted within thirty days of the faculty member's first day of employment.
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