The Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at the University of California - Irvine invites applications for a postdoctoral scholar in the Gorodetsky Group. We are seeking an organic/polymer/natural products chemist to synthesize building blocks for conjugated polymers. Expertise in electrochemistry, atomic force microscopy, and thin film fabrication is a plus. Our group is very multi-disciplinary, and this project would represent an exciting opportunity for a synthetic chemist to enrich their materials engineering skill set. The tentative start date is June 1, 2012.
The initial appointment would be for a one year period, with the possibility of another one year extension, depending on performance. The successful applicant will receive a competitive salary and generous benefits. Please e-mail a curriculum vitae and the names of at least three references to:
Prof. Alon Gorodetsky
Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science
University of California - Irvine
924 Engineering Tower
Irvine, CA 92697-2575
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applications received by April 26, 2012 are guaranteed consideration.
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