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Postdoctoral Fellow, Population Genetics

05/22/2017 Postdoctoral Fellow Research Office Reno, NV
Postdoctoral Fellow positions are available immediately at the Desert Research Institute in the newly formed Renown Institute of Health Innovation. The successful applicant will study the effects of genetic variability with emphasis on cancer and cardiovascular disease on a cohort of 10,000 Northern Nevadans that is expanding to approximately 40,000 by June 2018. The postdoctoral fellow will wo… View Details Bookmark

Staff or Assistant Research Scientist, Web Application Developer

05/31/2017 Research Faculty Research Office Reno, NV
The Desert Research Institute’s (DRI’s) Division of Hydrologic Sciences in Reno is seeking an innovative individual with well-rounded experience in web applications development. The successful candidate will join a small interdisciplinary team dedicated to developing and maintaining all aspects of a real-time environmental data monitoring system, including sensor deployment, telemetry and data … View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Fellow, Air Toxic Related Biomarkers

07/03/2017 Postdoctoral Fellow Research Office Reno, NV
The Organic Analytical Laboratory (OAL) at the Desert Research Institute in Reno, NV is looking for a highly motivated Postdoctoral Fellow in the area of analytical method development for biomarkers associated with exposure to air pollutants and non-traditional tobacco product use. This position will be fully supported and is expected to play a major role in analytical method development, parti… View Details Bookmark

Executive Vice President for Research

07/28/2017 Administrative Faculty President's Office Reno, NV
The Desert Research Institute (DRI) invites expressions of interest, nominations, and applications for the position of Executive Vice President for Research (EVPR). DRI is of one of the nation’s leading research organizations dedicated to Earth and environmental science, education, technology, and economic development. The EVPR is the number two leadership position at DRI and will work closely … View Details Bookmark

Associate or Full Research Professor, Computational Science

08/01/2017 Research Faculty Research Office Reno, NV
The Desert Research Institute in conjunction with the Renown Institute for Health Innovation announces a faculty position in mathematics or statistics. We are looking for a senior level research professor with expertise in large data set analysis, familial-based association studies and other aspects of population genetic analysis. The researcher should have an established record both in securin… View Details Bookmark

Director of Sponsored Projects and Compliance

08/09/2017 Administrative Faculty Research Office Reno or Las Vegas, NV
Desert Research Institute (DRI) is seeking to hire an outstanding individual to serve as the Director of Sponsored Projects and Compliance (DSPC). This position reports to the Vice President for Research (VPR). The DSPC is responsible for assisting with sponsored project pre-award activities including: interpreting sponsor guidelines; interpreting and negotiating contract terms; preparing or re… View Details Bookmark

Staff or Assistant Research Scientist, Hydrologist

09/11/2017 Research Faculty Research Office Las Vegas, NV
The Division of Hydrologic Sciences at the Desert Research Institute (DRI) seeks a junior-level Staff or Assistant Research Scientist, Surface Water Hydrologist to be located in Las Vegas, Nevada. The successful applicant will work with DRI research personnel to perform hydrologic studies with an emphasis on analysis and modeling of surface water hydrology and hydraulics in both ephemeral and p… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Fellow, Soil Science/Soil Physics/Soil Mechanics

09/13/2017 Postdoctoral Fellow Research Office Reno, NV
The Desert Research Institute (DRI) is an environmental sciences research organization within the Nevada System of Higher Education. DRI is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow with expertise in the general areas of soil hydrology, soil physics, and soil mechanics to support currently funded projects. Current project efforts are focused on developing systematic relations among landform type, soil ph… View Details Bookmark

Laboratory Manager - Luminescence, Staff Research Scientist

09/13/2017 Research Faculty Research Office Reno, NV
The Desert Research Institute Luminescence Laboratory is seeking a full-time NSF funded Laboratory Manager. This is a 1.00 FTE (full time) professional faculty position that is located at DRI’s Northern Nevada Science Center in Reno, Nevada. The appointee will oversee the daily operations and activities of hourly and part time staff, oversee preparation of luminescence samples, conduct lumi… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Fellow, Soil Science/Geomorphology/Quaternary Geology

09/13/2017 Postdoctoral Fellow Research Office Reno, NV
The Desert Research Institute (DRI) is an environmental sciences research organization within the Nevada System of Higher Education. DRI is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow with expertise in the general areas of Soil Science, Geomorphology, and Quaternary Geology to support currently funded projects. Current project efforts are focused on developing systematic relations among landform type, soil… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Fellow, Hydrometeorologist

09/14/2017 Postdoctoral Fellow Research Office Las Vegas, NV
The Desert Research Institute (DRI; http://www.dri.edu) is accepting applications for a Postdoctoral Fellowship in the area of hydrometeorology. The Postdoctoral position will be linked to ongoing research programs within DRI and will be an integral part of DRI’s hydrologic sciences team. Within this team, the position has the opportunity to collaborate with hydrologists, hydrogeologists, engin… View Details Bookmark

Postdoctoral Fellow, Quantitative Remote Sensing

09/15/2017 Postdoctoral Fellow Research Office Reno, NV
The Desert Research Institute’s (DRI’s) Division of Hydrologic Sciences is accepting applications for a Postdoctoral Fellow in quantitative terrestrial remote sensing. This position is located in DRI’s Northern Nevada Science Center in Reno, NV and is intended to integrate ongoing research endeavors in DRI’s Divisions and multi-disciplinary Centers, and will complement cross-disciplinary progra… View Details Bookmark