Clean Chemistry Postdoc

Updated: 9 months ago
Location: Los Alamos, NEW MEXICO
Deadline: 01 Dec 2019


Los Alamos National Laboratory is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in science and engineering on behalf of national security. The Clean Chemistry Team in the Nuclear and Radiochemistry Group of the Chemistry Division is seeking outstanding candidates for a postdoctoral position performing chemical separations/purifications for nuclear forensics purposes. The project focus involves age-dating nuclear materials (predominantly uranium) using the granddaughter radionuclides (226Ra and 227Ac) with applications to basic research, as well as a number of national security projects.See online apply instructions below for a complete job description.

• Ph.D. in Chemistry or a related subject (Geology/Geochemistry)
within the last five years
• Experience with data validation, analytical data report generation
and publication of analytical results
• Strong background in analytical method development
• Expert-level experience with inorganic or analytical chemistry to
include chemically separating and purifying actinides or metals from
environmental or nuclear matrices

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