Job Opportunity: Research Associate Scientist (Lab Manager) in the Center for Meteorite Studies

Job Number 11208
Associate Research Scientist (Lab Manager)
Arizona State University
Center for Meteorite Studies/School of Earth and Space Exploration

The Center for Meteorite Studies (CMS) in the School of Earth and Space Exploration at Arizona State University invites applications for an Associate Research Scientist (Lab Manager) position. The successful candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day operation and management of the Isotope Cosmochemistry and Geochronology Laboratory, which includes a ThermoNeptune MC-ICPMS (equipped with a Photon Machines excimer laser ablation system) and an associated clean chemistry laboratory for ultra low-blank sample preparation.  The successful candidate will be expected to conduct independent research and to participate in ongoing research in isotope cosmochemistry. Ongoing research projects include the development of fine-scale radiometric chronometers and their application towards high resolution chronology of early solar system and planetary processes; characterization of mass dependent fractionation of the stable isotopes of a variety of elements to understand nebular and planetary processes; characterization of non-mass dependent isotopic anomalies to constrain nucleosynthetic inputs to the solar nebula.

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Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.