The Ziervogel lab at the University of New Hampshire (UNH) is seeking a highly motivated postdoc to conduct research in the field of marine microbial biogeochemistry related to a multi-institutional project funded by NSFâs Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR). This ongoing project aims to further our understanding in microbially-mediated cycling of organic matter in the ocean, combining biogeochemical tools with single cell genomics. The work is a collaboration with Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, ME, the Desert Research Institute, NV, and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. More information about the project can be found here: https://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward?AWD_ID=1826734&HistoricalAwards=false.
PhD in oceanography, aquatic geochemistry, marine biology, or a related fieldInterest in using chemical approaches to understand microbiological phenomenaExcellent communication skills including scientific writing.Â
The University of New Hampshire is an R1 Carnegie classification research institution providing comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate and graduate programs of distinction. UNH is located in Durham on a 188-acre campus, 60 miles north of Boston and 8 miles from the Atlantic coast, and is convenient to New Hampshire's lakes and mountains. There is a student enrollment of 13,000 students, with a full-time faculty of over 600, offering 90 undergraduate and more than 70 graduate programs. The University actively promotes a dynamic learning environment in which qualified individuals of differing perspectives, life experiences, and cultural backgrounds pursue academic goals with mutual respect and shared inquiry.