This position provides leadership, management, and technical expertise necessary to complete research projects funded by the Department of Defense Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program (SERDP), the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), and the National Science Foundation (NSF).Â These projects require advanced scientific skills including the operation and collection of data generated from high-resolution mass spectrometers to identify and quantify organic and inorganic contaminants at trace levels in biological (e.g., plasma, tissue) and environmental (e.g., soil and groundwater) samples.Â In addition, these projects require advanced level data analysis, preparation of technical reports, preparation of manuscripts for publication in refereed journals, and the dissemination and archiving of scientific data to meet the requirements of project data management plans.Â Â Â
PhD in Environmental Engineering or closely related field
10+ years of experience in Environmental Engineering
10+ years of experience with mass spectrometers, ability to operate and maintain high resolution both liquid and gas chromatograph-mass spectrometers
5-7 years of lab management experience
Experience with statistical packages (e.g., R) and mass spectrometry data bases (METLIN).
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Excellent project management skills.
Strong organizational skills with demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks.
Ability to work independently and implement short-and-long-term goals independently, and ability to work and communicate effectively in a collaborative team environment.
Ability to work with, and communicate complex issues to, a diverse group of people with tact and diplomacy.
This position requires a strong commitment to promoting diversity.
Criminal & Education.
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Job Posting Title:
Senior Research Engineer
School of Engineering
Fixed Term (Fixed Term)
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Internal Number: REQ162778
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