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Director of Nanotechnology Core Facility
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL, USA
Position: Full Time

Job Description
The University of Illinois at Chicago is seeking an expert in the area of Nanotechnology to direct the Nanotechnology Core Research Facility located within the College of Engineering and jointly managed by the Research Resources Center (RRC). The core director will oversee the operations of the Nanotechnology core facility and will conduct research by developing new protocols and processes to optimize the characterization and fabrication of nanomaterials. The director will define research projects, carry out his/her own research projects, and train other lab personnel in the operation of various techniques and research equipment. This individual will develop and implement new resources for advanced data analysis, and will lead or assist in the preparation and submission of shared instrumentation and other grant applications, as well as broadening the user base to include other colleges at UIC and local industry. The Core Director reports to the Director of the RRC, and is responsible for the facility’s management, including budget allocation of resources, billing for services rendered, and the hiring, training and supervision of facility personnel.

Requirements
Applicants are required to have a Ph.D. and professional experience in the nanotechnology field. This position will include a non-tenured/non-tenure track joint faculty appointment in the College of Engineering. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. More detailed information about the Research Resources Center may be found at: http://www.rrc.uic.edu/ Applicants should submit the following: cover letter highlighting key qualifications; current curriculum vitae with complete bibliography; names and addresses of four references; a one-page summary of the applicant's philosophy of core facility operation.

Application Info
Applications must be submitted through the hire touch system at https://jobs.uic.edu/job-board/job-details?jobID=33569&job=visiting-director-of-research-service-facility-ncf.

2013-11-19 14:49:48

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