Colorado State University Tenure-Track Assistant Faculty Position in Radiochemistry

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The Department of Environmental and Radiological Health Sciences (ERHS) invites applications for a 9-month tenure track faculty position at the assistant professor level in the area of radiochemistry. This position is located within a unique multi-disciplinary environment with a history of excellence in health physics, environmental radiochemistry, radioecology, radiation protection and dosimetry, diagnostic radiology, and radiation oncology. For more information about the position please see the Open Positions link on the ERHS Department website:

Applicants must have a PhD (or equivalent) in radiochemistry, nuclear chemistry, chemistry, or in a closely related field. Prior experience in working with radioactive material and in the application of radioanalytical and radiochemical methodologies is necessary. Successful candidates will have a history of and/or potential to develop an externally funded research program. Candidates whose research focus includes environmental radiochemistry and nuclear fuel cycle chemistry are particularly encouraged to apply. Additional research areas of interest include the development of novel radiological imaging and therapy applications that could support the Department missions. The new faculty member will be expected to teach or contribute to graduate courses including classroom lectures and laboratory courses, mentor MS and PhD graduate students, and develop a vibrant, externally funded research program.

To apply, candidates should submit the following materials: letter of interest addressing the required and preferred qualifications discussed above, full curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references (including postal mail address, telephone number, and email address). References will not be contacted without prior notification to applicants. Applications will be considered until the position is filled; however, application materials should be received by June 30, 2012 for full consideration. For questions about the faculty position, please contact Dr. Alexander Brandl, Search Committee Chair ( Questions about the application process and all application materials should be submitted (preferably via email) to:

Ms. Julie Asmus
Department of Environmental and Radiological Health Sciences
1618 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1618

CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer.

Colorado State University conducts background checks on all final candidates.