Research Assistant Vacancy
Queen’s University Belfast
School of Geography, Archaeology and Palaeoecology (14CHRONO Centre)
Required for 3 years to assist with the installation, calibration,
operation and maintenance of an NEC compact accelerator mass
spectrometer, building of a sample target preparation line and
development of a research project utilising natural abundance 14C. The
successful candidate must hold, or be about to submit, a PhD in
experimental physics, earth sciences, marine or atmospheric sciences or
a related discipline and must have recent relevant experience in
accelerator mass spectrometry and sample preparation techniques for
isotopic analysis. Further criteria will be listed in the further
particulars for the post.
Salary scale: £ 19,460 - £ 29,128 per annum
Closing Date: 4.00pm on Friday 28 October 2005. It is anticipated that
interviews for the position will be held on 2 December 2005.
An application pack for the post, with post reference 05/W369A is
our website http://www.qub.ac.uk/jobs.
The University is committed to equal opportunity and selection on merit.
It therefore welcomes applications from all sections of society.
Applications, quoting reference 05/W369A, should be addressed to the
Personnel Manager, The Personnel Department, Queen’s University Belfast,
Northern Ireland, BT7 1NN, Tel: 0044 2890 973044, Fax: 0044 2890 971040,
email: [log in to unmask],
If you have any additional questions about the position, please contact
Dr. Paula Reimer at [log in to unmask] or see our website at
Paula J. Reimer, Director
Centre for Climate, the Environment & Chronology (14CHRONO)
School of Geography, Archaeology and Palaeoecology
Queen's University Belfast
Belfast, BT7 1NN
e-mail: [log in to unmask]
Phone: +44 (0)28 9097 3980
FAX: +44 (0)28 9031 5779