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Subject: Position at Carnegie Mellon

Position at Carnegie Mellon

From: Amy Lawrence <amy4<-a>
Date: Monday, May 9, 2005
Postdoctoral position
Art Conservation Research Center
Carnegie Mellon University

A postdoctoral position at the Art Conservation Research Center,
Carnegie Mellon University is available to conduct independent
research on developing sensors for monitoring degradation of
polymers used for making art, books, and archival materials.
Responsibilities include determining from current technologies the
best means for monitoring physical defects and chemical changes
which occur during the service lifetime of the polymer and creating
and testing the sensor on real materials.  Qualified candidates
should have a Ph.D. in analytical/physical chemistry, materials
science, or physics with an emphasis in sensor technology.  The
candidate should have an interest in beginning or continuing a
career in art conservation science. Familiarity with analytical
instrumentation, ultrasound and optical spectroscopies, personal
computers, and instrument interface programming language is
desirable.  Interested applicants should submit a resume and cover
letter referencing job #1235 to:

    Carnegie Mellon University
    Human Resources-Employment
    Whitfield Hall
    143 N. Craig St.
    Pittsburgh PA 15213-3890

Further information about the research center can be found at


Amy Lawrence
Art Conservation Research Center (ACRC)
700 Technology Dr.
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Fax: 412-268-1782

                  Conservation DistList Instance 18:53
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Received on Monday, 9 May, 2005

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