Research Officer - permanent staff position for research and research support
Auckland, New Zealand
Within the New Zealand Institute for Advanced Study, Massey University. We seek applicants who will support a very active and vigorous research program within the Centre for Theoretical Chemistry and Physics of the NZ Institute for Advanced Study. The successful applicant will have excellent knowledge of computer science and skill in programming in Fortran and C++ is essential. The candidate will also support and contribute to the maintenance of the centre's high-performance compute cluster, supervision of postgraduate students as well as making a limited contribution to undergraduate teaching. Qualification required: A PhD in the Physical or Chemical Sciences or an equivalent discipline. A track record in research including the ability to produce research articles in refereed journal articles, along with a willingness to pursue external research funding. Experience in teaching at tertiary level or equivalent professional experience is advantageous. For details see: http://jobs.massey.ac.nz/PositionDetail.aspx?p=7588. For current salary range see: http://www.massey.ac.nz/massey/staffroom/national-shared-services/pod/pay-benefits- and-recognition/salary-progression/academic-salary-scales.cfm. For information about the Centre for Theoretical Chemistry and Physics, see http://ctcp.massey.ac.nz. Closing date for applications: November 30, 2012.