Research Assistant/Associate position

A full-time Research Scientist (MS with several years of experience) or a Research Associate (PhD in environmental engineering, environmental chemistry or analytical chemistry) position is available within the Ormeci Lab in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Carleton University (Ottawa, Canada). Research tasks will mainly involve detection, quantification, and removal of organic contaminants in water, wastewater, and sludge. Experience with method development, sample preparation techniques, and operation and maintenance of analytical equipment (gas and liquid chromatography, mass spectrometry, ion chromatography) is required. Applicants should have excellent verbal and written communication skills and will contribute to the publication of research results and development of proposals.
Applicants should E-mail one pdf file that includes a cover letter, CV, and contact information of three references to The cover letter should highlight the experience of the applicant in the above-listed areas. Please also provide one to two sample publications relevant to the above topics. Salary will be dependent upon qualifications and experience. The start date is September 1, 2018, and earlier/later dates can be accommodated