The University of Alabama in Huntsville Research Associate II (step 3)/Earth System Science Center/RL4004 in Huntsville, Alabama

About The University of Alabama in Huntsville:

The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) is a Tier 1 national university located in Huntsville, AL, which Southern Living recently named one of the best college towns in the South. It serves more than 9,100 students from 90 countries and almost all 50 U.S. states, with its graduates going on to higher average starting salaries than those from any other school in the state. UAH offers 89 degree programs in Engineering, Nursing, Education, Science, Business, and the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences. Its 505-acre campus, which includes more than 15 high-tech research centers and labs, is also the anchor tenant for the second-largest research park in the nation. UAH is regularly ranked the best return on investment among all schools in Alabama. Refer to for more information on the university, its academic and extracurricular programs and offerings, and the community it serves.

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Job Description:

The Research Associate II will conduct laboratory kinetics studies of aerosol nucleation and growth, using chemical ionization mass spectrometers and particle sizing instruments.


Bachelor's degree in Atmospheric Chemistry or a related field/18-21 months of full-time verifiable related work experience/must have a background in Atmospheric Chemistry/experience with instrumentation is required/Ph.D. in Atmospheric Chemistry is desired.

The approximate annual salary range for this position is $49,594 - $52,785

Additional Information:

Professional Certification If a professional certification or degree verification is required for the vacancy, the University will require the applicant to provide copies of documents to verify such information.

Application Instructions:

Applicants MUST submit the following documents online:

  1. UAH Application For Employment (via step 3) Electronic Form

  2. Resume/CV (via step 4)

Optional- Applicants may also upload additional documents (cover letter, references, etc.).

Returning Applicants-

For Technical Assistance-

Category: Professional

Department: Earth System Science Center

Locations: Huntsville, AL

Posted: Apr 04, '18

Type: Exempt

Ref. No.: RL4004