Research Scientist

University of Houston
June 11, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Contract Type:Contract (HHPC).
Working Time:Negotigation
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Research Scientist - (FAC002907)


: H0065 Health & Human Performance


Commensurate with experience



This primary purpose of the Environmental Control and Monitoring Engineer position is to provide support to the NASA Johnson Space Center (JSC) Environmental Sciences Branch (SK4) as part of the Human Health and Performance Contract (HHPC). This support will include, but is not limited to: 1) assessing the potential impact of hazardous chemical payloads on Spacecraft Environmental Control and Life Support Systems (ECLSS), (2) assisting NASA with questions regarding the International Space Station (ISS) ECLSS, and 3) providing technical and analytical expertise to aid in the development and testing of new environmental monitoring hardware, including both air and water monitoring.

The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.



PhD in engineering with 10 years of relevant experience.

Desired Experience:

  • A PhD degree in chemical engineering and knowledge of spacecraft component testing
  • Knowledge of spacecraft environmental controls and monitoring
  • Experience and knowledge of standard analytical chemistry instrumentation, such as GC-MS and GC-FID, is desired
  • Notes to Applicant: Official transcripts are required for a faculty appointment and will be requested upon selection of the final candidate. All positions at the university are security sensitive and will require a criminal history check.

    Required Attachments by Candidate: Curriculum Vitae

    Employee Status

    : Regular/Benefits

    Job Posting

    : Apr 11, 2023, 1:53:23 AM

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