The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science (UMCES) Appalachian Laboratory has an opening for a Faculty Research Assistant to work in the Water Chemistry Laboratory. Job responsibilities will include sample preparation and analysis of environmental samples using state-of-the-art analytical instrumentation to support a variety of research projects.
This is a full-time salaried position offered as a one-year renewable contract contingent on funding. Appointee will be eligible to receive full university benefits, including the medical, prescription and dental plans, as well as the state retirement and pension plan. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Position Requirements: A bachelor’s degree in environmental science, environmental chemistry, or related field is required. Applicants with prior environmental analytical laboratory experience will be given additional consideration.
UMCES is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to making its programs, services and activities accessible to persons with disabilities.
The position is expected to begin in the summer of 2018. Review of applications will begin on May 21 st , 2018 but applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Candidates should send electronic copies of their letter of interest, resume or curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three professional references to:
Katie Kline, Laboratory Manager
UMCES – Appalachian Laboratory
301 Braddock Rd.
Frostburg, MD 21532