We are hiring an experienced trace element geochemist lab manager to run ICP MS (Thermo iCAP Q), ICP OES (Thermo 6500), trace element cleaning lab. Foraminifer and coral chemistry, paleoceanographic research.
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This position is located in Rockland County, NY at the Lamont Campus of Columbia University.
Responsible for managing and operating Inductively Coupled Plasma-Mass Spectrometry and -Optical Emissions Spectroscopy (iCAP Q ICP-MS and iCAP6500 ICP-OES), trace metal cleaning laboratory, sediment washing facility, as well as the microscopy lab. This includes operating, maintaining, training and conducting method development for specific applications on both ICP instruments. Participates and collaborates with the lead principle investigator on research aims from sample preparation, method development, QA/QC, and research project development and execution. Trains students, post-docs, and visiting scientists on methods and instrument use. Responsibilities may also include: sample prep and loading for stable isotopic analysis, as well as occasional deep-sea core sampling, and foraminifera picking. Responsible for preparing and tracking lab use, billing, and budgeting."
Peter B. de Menocal
Dean of Science
Director, Center for Climate & Life
Thomas Alva Edison/ConEd Professor
Department Earth and Environmental Sciences
209 Low Library