SETI Institute Postdoctoral Research Opportunity

SETI INSTITUTE Postdoctoral Research Opportunity

 The SETI Institute Carl Sagan Center (Mountain View, CA) is seeking applicants for a two-year Postdoctoral Research Associate in the field of Astrobiology and Planetary Science. As a University of Wisconsin-Madison NAI Team Member, research will focus on the preservation and recovery of biomarkers using samples collected from planetary analog environments and samples from International Space Station radiation exposure experiments.

 The position is located at NASA Ames Research Center (ARC) and will require close collaboration with SETI Institute and ARC researchers in the Planetary Systems and Exobiology Branches, as well as NAI team members at UW-Madison and other institutions.

 Qualified candidates will have a Ph.D. in a relevant discipline (e.g., Chemistry, Geochemistry, Biology) and extensive experience in Instrumental Methods of Analysis. Experience in UV/Vis/IR spectroscopy, LCMS and GCMS is desired. For complete information and to apply please go to: