Application Deadline: 

Sunday, February 10, 2019

School of Physical Sciences
Department of Chemistry
Position: Postdoctoral Scholars – Aerosol Chemistry Modeling

A postdoctoral position is open in the area of aerosol chemistry with focus on aerosol chemistry modeling. The successful candidate will work in the group of Prof. Manabu Shiraiwa at the Department of Chemistry at the University of California, Irvine, focusing on kinetic modeling of multiphase chemistry of secondary organic aerosols and reactive oxygen species in the aqueous phase.

Applications are being sought from recent Ph.D. graduates with backgrounds in Atmospheric or Physical Chemistry or a related field including computational science or chemical engineering (degree date of 2015 or later). Salary is commensurate with experience.

Candidates with prior experience on kinetic modeling, thermodynamic modeling, or regional/global atmospheric modeling are preferred. Other position requirements include solid publication record (preferred to have 3+ first author papers), team work experience, very good oral and written communications, interpersonal skills, initiative, creative and innovative thinking.

Please apply online at with a cover letter that also describes your immediate and long-term research goals, a curriculum vitae including publications list, and names for three letters of reference (please do not solicit letters). Review of applications will begin on January 10, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

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