Postdoctoral Fellow (4 positions - Kaiser)
UHM Coll of Nat Sci – Chemistry, (Manoa)
Details: full time, temporary, non-tenure track, federal funds, to begin August 1, 2014.
Duties: Conduct crossed molecular beam experiments on the formation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (position 1); investigate the decomposition of model compounds of explosive materials (position 2); probe the decomposition kinetics of JP-8 jet fuel (position 3); probe the formation of organosilicon molecules in the interstellar medium exploiting the crossed molecular beams method (position 4)
Minimum qualifications: PhD in experimental physical chemistry or physics; ability to carry out independent research and prepare manuscripts of results for publication.
Desirable qualifications: Reaction dynamics, experimental physical chemistry, ultra high vacuum technology, solid state lasers, photo ionization techniques.
Pay range: The stipend is competitive and commensurate with experience starting from $36,000 per annum.
To apply: Submit cover letter indicating how you satisfy the minimum and desirable qualifications, 3 letters of recommendation, curriculum vitae, and statement of interest. Only complete applications will be reviewed.
Prof. Ralf I. Kaiser,
Department of Chemistry,
University of Hawai’i at Manoa,
2545 McCarthy Mall,
Honolulu, HI 96822-2275.
Inquiries: Prof. Ralf I. Kaiser 808-956-5731; FAX 808-956-5908 email@example.com;
Date posted: May 8, 2014 Continuous recruitment Review of applications will begin on May 15, 2014.