Human Resources


Instrumentation Chemist

Instrumentation Chemist

Reed College is recruiting qualified candidates for a full time instrumentation chemist.  The successful candidate will manage research and teaching instrumentation (such as GC-MS, NMR, ICP-MS, AA, FTIR, TGA) in the Chemistry Department, while providing assistance to the Biology Department when possible (microscopes, qPCR).  Responsibilities will include routine maintenance, training faculty and students to use instruments, providing support in instructional and research activities and consulting on the development of experimental protocols.  Qualified candidates will possess significant experience in the use of chemical and/or biochemical instrumentation in research and teaching environments and will have outstanding verbal and written communication skills.

Minimum qualifications: A Ph.D in chemistry or biochemistry is required.

To apply, please submit a letter of introduction discussing your qualifications and interests, along with your resume or curriculum vitae and a completed Reed Application for Employment form (original or scanned) via email, mail or fax to:

Reed College
Attn:  Human Resources
3203 S.E. Woodstock Blvd.
Portland, Oregon  97202
Fax:  503-777-7775

The Reed Application for Employment is located at:

Deadline to apply:  Oct. 15, 2012
Equal Opportunity Employer

Deadline: October 15, 2012