Job Number : 09-2022 Category : Research Title : Head of Analytical Biogeochemistry Laboratory (ABL) Date Posted : 05-11-2022 16 : 40 PM Description :
The Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI; www.stri.si.edu) seeks an outstanding laboratory scientist to lead and manage the Analytical Biogeochemistry Laboratory (ABL) at STRI.
The ABL provides services to the entire STRI community, including staff scientists, fellows, students, interns and a wide range of international STRI associates.
The ABL analyzes samples from projects in plant, animal and microbial ecology, physiology, geology, paleontology, hydrology, and climate sciences.
Sample types include plant and animal tissues, soil and water. The ABL maintains instrumentation for organic and mineral element analysis, including a combustion TOC analyzer, an elemental C-N analyzer, an ICP-OES, and an IRMS.
evidence of having participated in analyses leading to scientific publication,