Postdoctoral Researcher

Location
Los Alamos, New Mexico (US)
Salary
Posted
Mar 22, 2018
Closes
May 21, 2018
Organization Type
Non-Profit and Associations

Postdoctoral Researcher

The New Mexico Consortium (NMC) is seeking a talented and enthusiastic Postdoctoral Researcher to join a team of scientists at the NMC and Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) to advance a DOE-funded project focused on algal-algal and algal-bacteria consortia. The project was developed in response to the Bioenergy Technologies’ Office (BETO) Productivity Enhanced Algae and Tool-Kits (PEAK) FOA (http://bit.ly/2HBN1i4). The researcher will be responsible for conducting culture-based experiments focused on the growth of algal monocultures and consortia as well as leading other relevant work. This is a full-time position for at least two years, and offers a competitive salary and benefits (health, dental, life, disability and retirement plan). Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in biology or other relevant discipline, a strong working knowledge of phytoplankton biology and culturing, the ability to work independently and as part of a team, and a demonstrated publication record. For more information on the position, see: https://newmexicoconsortium.org/home/jobs#technical.  To apply, please upload a cover letter, CV, and list of three references in a single PDF file to:  http://newmexicoconsortium.org/about/application.