RESEARCH SPECIALIST C
Duties: The purpose of this position is to plan and perform technical polymer research to fulfill the statement of work included in the Sponsored Research Agreement with Colgate Palmolive Company. The functions consist of weekly verbal and written updates to the supervisor/Principal Investigator, weekly updates to Sponsor via email as well as monthly reports to Sponsor. The position will oversee undergraduate/masters level students in their preparation of biofilms necessary for the project. The main research function is to perform quartz crystal microbalance studies of biofilms. This requires both technique development as well as experience and expertise in interfacial and polymer science
Qualifications: A Master's Degree or more and 3 years to 5 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Previous experience working in laboratory setting; experience performing quartz crystal microbalance studies and experience in interfacial and polymer science.
Reference Number: 13-24764
Salary Grade: 026
Employment Type: Exempt
Org: Materials Science and Engineering
Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Job Family: I-Technical/Professional Research