Provide support for scientific users conducting research in Advanced Crystallography program at ChemMatCARS.
Development and maintenance of the advanced crystallographic instrumentation as well as participation in the development and maintenance of the beamline control system.
Expertise in the full range of synchrotron X-ray techniques, including the use of high energy X-rays (3 keV to 70 keV), for studying dynamic, photo crystallography and time-resolved crystallography or high-pressure studies is especially beneficial.
Planning and conducting workshops to train new scientific users and students in X-ray diffraction and scattering techniques.
Applies research principles and relevant subject matter knowledge relevant to administer a research project. With a moderate level of direction, manages lab and/or research-related duties and tasks. Helps develop, design and conduct research projects according to plan.
Supports data collection and analytical needs of research projects. Conducts literature reviews and helps write reports and manuscripts. Ensures project compliance with different policies, procedures, directives, and mandates.
Performs other related work as needed
Ph. D. in Physical Sciences or related field .Â
Â·A minimal of two years of synchrotron experience in conducting independent experimental research in advanced crystallography at synchrotron facilities.
Knowledge in relevant scientific field, research techniques and methods, as well as regulatory policies and procedures.
Capacity to work in an environment with strict safety regulations.
Knowledge in relevant scientific field.
Knowledge of research techniques or methods.
Knowledge of regulatory policies and procedures.
Experience with Python and C programming language.
Knowledge of Linux-based operations systems.
Attention to detail.
Verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Ability to train others.
Letter of intention (preferred)
Research Statement (required)
Reference Contact Information (3) (required)
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