jueves, mayo 30, 2019

Postdoctoral Research Associate in paleobiology at the University of Connecticut

The Department of Geosciences at the University of Connecticut invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the area of paleobiology.  Information about the Department and University can be found atwww.geosciences.uconn.edu.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Candidates must have a PhD in the geosciences, biosciences or related field, focusing in the area of paleobiology before the start date.  A successful candidate should have the ability to produce high quality research in a fast paced environment.

PREFERED QUALIFICATIONS

Expertise in the arthropod group Ostracoda, experience with the Paleobiology database, molecular biology and lake systems.  Ability or experience in grant writing is also preferred, but not necessary.

APPOINTMENT TERMS

This is an 11-month, full time position with healthcare benefits.  Salary will be $50,004-$55,000 contingent on post degree experience.  A travel allowance will also be provided up to $2000.

TO APPLY

Please apply online at UConn Jobs via http://jobs.uconn.edu/, Staff Positions, Search # 2019580. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, CV, research statement and contact information for at least three references.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, or until September 1, 2019.  Anticipated start date is at completion of search, but not later than January 1, 2020.  Applications and questions should be directed to Dr. Lisa Park Boush (lisa.park_boush@uconn.edu).

Employment of the successful candidate is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check. (Search #2018580)

All employees are subject to adherence to the State Code of Ethics which may be found at http://www.ct.gov/ethics/site/default.asp