The Waldie Group in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Rutgers University is seeking applications for a postdoctoral associate position in the fields of organometallic chemistry and inorganic materials for energy-related transformations. Previous experience with catalysis and electrochemistry is strongly desired.
Minimum Education and Experience:
PhD in Chemistry or closely related fields.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Organic ligand synthesis and characterization.
Inorganic complexes and/or materials synthesis and characterization.
Air sensitive manipulations and techniques Bond theory and reactivity of organometallic transition metal complexes.
Catalytic kinetics and mechanisms elucidation
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Standing for extended times while working at a fume hood or glove box. Transporting items between the lab and other research facilities on campus. Occasionally moving larger equipment including gas cylinders and vacuum pumps.
Posting Number: 19FA1143
Location: Busch (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 84987
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