Staff Scientist - X-ray Microscopy
A staff scientist is required to commission and operate a synchrotron x-ray photoelectron emission microscope (X-PEEM).
Qualifications: Ph.D. in chemistry, physics, materials science, or a related area.
Required Skills: Experience with standard ultrahigh vacuum technologies, surface science
Useful skills: electronics and interfacing, computer programming, x-ray microscopy, and X-ray absorption spectroscopy.
The staff scientist will
commission, maintain, and assist users in carrying out research on
a synchrotron x-ray photoelectron emission microscope (X-PEEM), initially
to be based at the Synchrotron Radiation Centre (SRC), in
· Commissioning and maintaining the X-PEEM microscope, in collaboration with the principle investigators
· Development and documentation of operational procedures
· Training and support for microscope users
· Carry out research using this facility, including the employee’s own research interests
Remuneration will be based on the qualification of the successful applicant.
Candidates should send letter of application, curriculum vitae and description of research interests, and provide names, e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers of three referees to:
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