Postdoc opening

The Experimental Mineralogy lab (PI: Dr. Susannah Dorfman, in the Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences at Michigan State University is searching for a postdoctoral research associate – fixed term to carry out research in high-pressure experimental physics and chemistry of minerals and other complex materials.

The Postdoctoral Research Associate must hold a PhD in a field related to Earth & Environmental Sciences or other applicable field before start of the position. The duration of the appointment will be 12 months, with a possibility of extension based on performance and funding. Start date is flexible but sooner is preferred. Review of applications will begin May 3rd, 2021.

MSU is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. The PI is committed to working to build and support an inclusive environment for diverse scholars.

If you are interested in this position, please use the following link to submit your CV, a statement no more than 2 pages in length explaining your interest in the position, and contact information for 3 references.

If you have questions about the position, please email Susannah Dorfman at

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