Postdoctoral positions are available in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Missouri (Mizzou)

Scholarship: Fully-funded
Degree: Ph.D
Nationality: International Students
Location: USA
Application deadlines: Open

Scholarship Description:

Positions supported by NIH and/or NSF funding are for one year, but may be renewed annually at the discretion of the University based on performance and availability of funds. Salary will be commensurate with experience.

We value the uniqueness of each individual and are committed to the success of each person. Contributions from individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives promote intellectual pluralism and enable us to achieve the excellence we seek in learning, research and engagement. This commitment makes our University a better place to work, learn and innovate.
In your application, please discuss your experiences and expertise that support these values and enrich our teaching, research and engagement missions.

 Available Subjects:

  • Development of nanopore sensors for various applications.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Chemistry, Physics, Bioengineering or related fields by the time of appointment.
  • In particular, the position requires a strong background in analytical chemistry, physical chemistry, materials chemistry, molecular biology, electrophysiology, biosensors or bioengineering.
  • In addition, candidates should be able to work independently and collaboratively and assist in the supervision of a small team of students.
  • Preferably, candidates will have a strong publication record and the ability to learn quickly.
  • In addition to the research projects, other duties of the position include assisting in the supervision of undergraduate and graduate students, writing progress reports and papers on research conducted, communicating orally with the Principal Investigator, research group and collaborators, and presenting research at scientific meetings.

Application Procedure:

Please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for 2-3 references to Richard Guan ([email protected]).