A research master’s position is available on an EPA funded project entitled LCD-Val. The project involves the valorization of waste from waste electronic equipment; specifically liquid crystal display TVs. Candidates must have a degree in chemistry or materials background. Knowledge and understanding of electrochemistry, hydrometallurgy and extraction techniques would be advantageous. Previous experience with ICP-AES, mass spectrometry or other such analytical chemistry techniques would also be preferable.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
To apply, send a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, copy of the graduate transcripts, and names and contact information for 3-5 professional references to the following person.
Dr. Lisa Maria T. O’Donoghue, PhD , BSc. Lecturer and Senior Research Fellow in Materials Science, Coordinator of BRAVO (a European Innovation Partnership on Raw Materials) Design & Manufatcuring Technology Dept. University of Limerick, Ireland. Web: www.ul.ie Ph: 00 353 61 20 29 10 Fax: 00 353 61 20 29 13 Research Sites: www.ReVolvProject.eu www.BRAVOeip.eu www.facebook.com/scienceforyouan