Post-doctoral fellowship in data independent acquisition method development using 21 Tesla FT-ICR MS

Post-doctoral fellowship in data independent acquisition method development using 21 Tesla FT-ICR MS Mike MacCoss  2021-02-10

The National High Magnetic Field Laboratory (NHMFL) is searching for a postdoctoral fellow to assist the Ion Cyclotron Resonance (ICR) Program instrumentation group. The ideal candidate for this postdoctoral position will be a scientist with experience in the field of mass spectrometry with a record of significant scholarly activity. Experience in mass spectrometry applications and/or software development for mass spectrometry data analysis is desired.

The postdoctoral fellow will work with the FT-ICR Facility permanent staff to implement a novel data-independent analysis pipeline for the flagship 21 Tesla FT-ICR MS and help develop downstream software to analyze the data in collaboration with the MacCoss Laboratory at the University of Washington. The candidate will collaborate with NHMFL and MacCoss laboratory staff. Travel funds have been allocated for an extended learning/collaboration opportunity to perform research at the University of Washington within the MacCoss Laboratory. Candidates are expected to have a Ph.D. in a relevant field.

The NHMFL is the world’s premier magnet laboratory with state-of-the-art high magnetic field facilities (up to 21T in superconducting magnets, 36T in resistive DC magnets, 45T in hybrid DC magnets, and 100T in pulsed magnets) for research in physics, materials science, engineering, chemistry geochemistry, biochemistry, and biology.

Interested candidates can apply to Florida State University at and reference Job Requisition #48464. Please attach your curriculum vitae, cover letter describing your research experience, and names and contact information of at least three references. For additional information, please contact Ms. Bettina Roberson, National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, Florida State University, 1800 E. Paul Dirac Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32310-2740, 850-644-0855. Additional information may be attached and emailed to The NHMFL is operated for the National Science Foundation by a collaboration of institutions comprising Florida State University, the University of Florida, and Los Alamos National Laboratory. The Florida State University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer, committed to diversity in hiring, and a Public Records Agency.
If you have any questions, or want to check directly about the position, please do not hesitate to contact Chad Weisbrod at or Mike MacCoss at for further information.