The Department of Geosciences and Geological and Petroleum Engineering (GGPE) at the Missouri University of Science and Technology invites applications for a post doctoral researcher in aqueous geochemistry to begin in spring or summer 2023. The candidate will work closely with Dr. David Borrok on experimental and field investigations of water-rock interactions. Relevant qualifications include laboratory experience, work with ICP instrumentation, and geochemical modeling. The successful applicant will be expected to write manuscripts and present scientific papers. They will also have the opportunity to write grant proposals. Support will be provided to attend scientific meetings. A Ph.D. in the geosciences or a closely related field at the time of hire is required.
For further information about this position, please contact Dr. David Borrok (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Missouri S&T is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability or status as a protected veteran. Females, minorities, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The university participates in E-Verify. For more information on E-Verify, please contact DHS at 1-888-464-4218.
Applications must be submitted on-line through the Missouri S&T Human Resources site at https://hr.mst.edu/careers/academic-employment/. Application materials must have the position reference number, 00083603. Documents for upload must include (1) a letter summarizing the candidate's experience and qualifications, (2) a curriculum vitae, and (3) a statement of reseach interests. Names and contact information for three references must also be provided. Applications must be received by January 10, 2023.
Missouri S&T is one of the nation's leading technological research universities with 98 degree program in 39 disciplines. Located about 100 miles west of St. Louis in the multicultural community of Rolla, Missouri, S&T is an accessible, safe, and friendly campus surrounded by Ozarks scenery. Rolla is also home to the USGS Central Midwest Water Science Center and the Missouri Geological Survey, which provide many opportunities for collaboration.
The Geological Engineering program at Missouri S&T, which is part of the GGPE department, has 5 tenured/tenure track faculty, approximately 40 undergraduate students, 20 on-campus graduate students and 65 off-campus graduate students. The Geological program offers an ABET-accredited B.S. degree, and M.S., M.E., and Ph.D. degrees.