Environmental Microbiology and Biotechnology

Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Job Institution: 
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Job Description: 

The Department of Chemistry and Environmental Science at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) is searching for qualified applications for a postdoctoral research associate position in the areas of environmental microbiology and biotechnology. Ideal applicants should possess solid academic background and proficient laboratory experience on microbial cultivation and characterization, biomolecular techniques (e.g., genetic modification and quantification, metagenomics), and analytical instrumentation.  Applicants with PhD degrees in Microbiology, Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering and other relevant disciplines will be preferred. Excellent English communication and written skills are highly desirable.  

The review process will commence immediately until the position is filled. The successful candidate is expected to start no later than July, 2016, and will receive competitive monthly wages and benefits. Interested applicants are requested to send the updated CV and contact information for three references to Dr. Mengyan Li (mengyan.li@njit.edu). NJIT is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.