A cover letter and resume are required for consideration for this position. The cover letter should be included in the same document as your resume and address your interest in this position and outline particular skills and experience directly related to this position.
This is a one year term position working to validate the performance of a new micro gas chromatograph device used to measure volatile organic and inorganic compounds against traditional industrial hygiene measurement approaches for measurement of those types of compounds. The position will be based at the School of Public Health on the University of Michigan campus in Ann Arbor. The position will sometimes require work and travel during early morning and evening hours, and will involve work in manufacturing, service, chemical, and construction facilities. All necessary safety equipment will be provided by the study. Much of the work performed in this position will be performed independently, without direct supervision.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Independently recruit facilities at which to collect data.
Independently develop data collection procedures.
Independently coordinate and conduct collection of measurement data at participating facilities.
Independently analyze data.
Assist with design and preparation of literature reviews, manuscripts, and data collection instruments.
Maintain current inventory of equipment for the Neitzel lab and insure required instruments are calibrated and operable.
Develop and conduct short-term research experiments on various topics under direction of PI.
Train graduate students and others on research protocols.
Bachelor degree in a recognized field of science, Master degree in Public Health preferred. 1-3 years-related experience required. A valid driver's license is required.
We are seeking an experienced and dynamic employee with a commitment to contributing to a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment for all members of our community.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Internal Number: 200757
About University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
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