Position Announcements

Environmental Quality Lab Director







Coastal
Carolina University is seeking a Director for our Environmental Quality
Laboratory (EQL). This is a full-time annual appointment position with benefits
and faculty status in the School of Coastal and Marine Systems Science, which
offers masters and PhD degrees.  The EQL
is a nonprofit facility that engages in and supports education, research, and
community service. The EQL director collaborates in the development and
execution of monitoring and research projects. 
The EQL is certified by the state of SC for analysis of various water
quality parameters.  Ongoing projects
include: (1)  monitoring programs in
riverine, ground and coastal waters using wet chemistries and continuous
in-situ sensors, (2) microbial source tracking using qPCR assays and chemical
tracers, such as caffeine and optical brighteners, and (3) performance
assessments of ecosystem restoration efforts and stormwater best management
practices.  Monitoring data are provided
online. To read more about the School of Coastal and Marine Systems Science and
its Environmental Quality Lab, see www.coastal.edu/scmss/ and
http://www.coastal.edu/eql.  More detail on the position and application
process is available at: https://jobs.coastal.edu.