Environmental Chemistry

Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
Postdoctoral Researcher
Job Institution: 
Utah Water Research Laboratory – Utah State University
Job Description: 

The Utah Water Research Laboratory invites applications for a Postdoctoral Researcher position in the area of advanced oxidation processes and reactive pathway elucidation. The successful applicant will investigate the formation and reactivity of novel radical reactants in freshwaters using laser spectroscopy (e.g., flash photolysis) under the supervision of Prof. Kyle Moor. Candidates with interests in the chemical processes of environmental systems are especially encouraged to apply. The position is available January 2021.

Required qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in chemistry, chemical engineering, environmental engineering, or any related field prior to the start date
  • Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong publication record

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with photochemical systems, laser flash photolysis, or mechanistic organic chemistry

Interested candidates should apply to the position using this link to Utah State University’s job search portal (position 2020-2989). Please submit a cover letter stating interest in the position, a CV, and three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until filled.

About Utah State University:

Utah State University is located in beautiful Logan, Utah; a city of about 50,000 situated in a picturesque mountain valley about 80 miles north of Salt Lake City. Outstanding recreational opportunities abound in the nearby mountains and proximate region. The Utah Water Research Laboratory (UWRL) at Utah State University has been a leader in water and environmental research for over 50 years. It is the oldest and one of the largest university-based water research facilities in the United States and is considered one of the most respected facilities of its kind.