Department of Marine Sciences - MARS

Position Title

Postdoctoral  Research Associate

Position PAR No.


Date Posted

June 26, 2013

Position Details

Duties of position will be in the area of theoretical chemical modeling of molecules , mathematical and theoretical chemistry ( and physics) as well as knowledge of quantum -chemical computation, especially for conjugated-carbon nanostructures . Characterization of general substitution-reaction networks as a novel stereochemical structure,and group theoretic treatment of non-rigid molecules .

Department Details

The Department has recently moved into the new Ocean and Coastal Science Building, a 100,000 sqf LEED certified facility that facilitates close interactions across all fields of science on campus. The multidisciplinary offerings of the Department also include coastal planning, coastal marine geology, theoretical chemistry, analytical chemistry/instrumental analysis, environmental chemistry, radiochemistry, biogeochemistry, environmental law, remote sensing and geospatial analyses, as well as resource management and environmental policy. Recently, the Board of Regents of Texas A&M University approved the creation of the new Institute of Sustainable Coastal Communities as a collaboration between Texas A&M University at Galveston and Texas A&M’s College of Architecture. We expect the successful candidate to contribute to the development of research and academic programs of this multidisciplinary Institute.

Education, Experience and Expectations

PHD in Chemistry or Physics

Quantum Chemistry, Molecular Magnetism , Computer Programing

Many body Therory


Depending on Qualifications

Closing Date

Until filled

To apply, complete the TAMUG Application for Employment and reference PAR 3419.  Send application, cover letter, statement that includes current research and teaching interests, curriculum vitae, and a list of at least three references.  Applications may be emailed to or mailed to:

 Human Resources
Texas A&M University at Galveston
P. O. Box 1675
Galveston, TX 77553-1675

 Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background check and verification of eligibility to work in the US.  Texas A&M University at Galveston promotes and values diversity and inclusion in the work place. As an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employee TAMUG provides equal opportunity to all qualified individuals and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, age, marital status, gender, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, veteran status or disability in its hiring, admissions, educational programs and activities.

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