Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories PSS is searching for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow to work with Innovative Product Development in Richmond, VA.
Postodoctoral Research Fellow for Innovative Product Developmentresponsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Setting up experiments to study aerosol dynamics: evaporation, deposition and hydroscopic growth
Aerosol characterization (size and chemical composition) to support prototype development and optimization
Generating aerosols with different sizes and concentrations for the development and optimization of new and current products
Working with modeling groups to explore, plan and execute experimental setups to validate model results
Researching and identifying new aerosol characterization methodologies and state-of-the-art aerosol instrumentation
Conducting feasibility assessments and making recommendations for their applicability and implementation for aerosol research
The ideal candidate would possess:
Strong computer, scientific, and analytical skills
Excellent communication (oral and written) and attention to detail
Ability to work independently and as part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability, and a positive attitude
Ability to learn new techniques, perform multiple tasks simultaneously, keep accurate records, follow instructions, and comply with company policies
Fundamental knowledge and expertise in aerosol dynamics
Proficiency with Autodesk Inventor drawing software
Basic Minimum Qualifications:
Ph.D. (doctoral degree from an accredited university) in the field of aerosol sciences is required
Minimum 3 years of experience in aerosol generation, condensation aerosol, aerosol sampling techniques, particle instrumentation, particle characterization techniques, and instrument design
Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship
Position is full-time, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., with overtime as needed. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Richmond, VA are encouraged to apply.
As a Eurofins Lancaster Labs employee, you will become part of a company that has received national recognition as a great place to work. We offer excellent full-time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, life and disability insurance, 401(k) with company match, paid holidays and vacation, personal days, and dental and vision options.