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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.

Application address:

Application address:
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;
Date posted: May 8, 2014 Continuous recruitment Review of applications will begin on May 15, 2014.