Research Scientist Position
Stable Isotope Laboratory Manager
(Position # 1403)
The University of Wyoming Stable Isotope Facility in the Department of Renewable
Resources seeks a suitably qualified research scientist and stable isotope facility
manager. Duties will include supervising the operation of the facility and other personnel,
operation of isotope ratio mass spectrometers, optical spectrometers and inlet systems,
calibrations, data analysis, record-keeping and client support and training. Participation in
the instruction and training of graduate students and research scientists in the application
of isotope measurement techniques is expected. Minimum qualifications include:
experience operating, maintaining and repairing gas source isotope ratio mass
spectrometers and supporting analytical and preparative instrumentation; experience with
supervising laboratory personnel. Preferred qualifications include: MS or PhD degree in
relevant discipline, or a BS degree with equivalent experience; computer programming
and troubleshooting of computer software/hardware; database construction and
management; web page design and management; design, assembly and troubleshooting
of electronic circuits and laboratory mechanical systems; experience with environmental
research. This is a permanent, full-time (12-month) appointment as an Academic
Professional Research Scientist with a starting date of September 1, 2010. Salary is
competitive and health insurance and retirement benefits are included.
Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, a letter of interest, and names and
contact information for three references to: Dr. David G. Williams ([log in to unmask]),
Department of Renewable Resources, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY, 82071.
Review of applications will begin on August 10, 2010.
The University of Wyoming is committed to diversity and endorses principles of
affirmative action. We acknowledge that diversity enriches and sustains our scholarship
and promotes equal access to our educational mission. We seek and welcome
applications from individuals of all backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives.