Opportunity: Assistant Research Scientist, TAMU

job_picThe Geochemical and Environmental Research Group (GERG) at Texas A&M University (TAMU) is looking for an Assistant Research Scientist to fill a soft-money position in petroleum geochemistry.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in organic geochemistry or a related field with a strong background in analytical instrumentation including gas chromatographs, GC/MS, and laboratory QA/QC systems. Analytical experience in analyses and interpretation of aliphatic, aromatic and petroleum biomarker hydrocarbons data is desired; post-graduate experience is preferred. Candidates are expected to develop proposals and carry out research in resource geosciences for local, state, federal and industrial clients, in association with other researchers at TAMU. Publication of research results is expected. The position is funded for two years initially, with subsequent funding dependent on grant awards. Applicants should send a letter of application, together with a CV and the names of three potential referees to Ms Sandy Dunham (dunham@geos.tamu.edu; 979-458-9325). The position will remain open until filled.

Please contact either Piers Chapman (piers.chapman@tamu.edu; 979-845-9399) or Terry Wade (terry@gerg.tamuedu; 979-862-2325) if you have questions about this position.