Fellow post-doc (Research Associate)

Location
Kansas
Posted
Feb 17, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

General Description of Position: The post-doc researcher in Biological and Agricultural Engineering will develop immune-sensing approach, and microfluidic transfection of cells with synthetic peptides. Diversity and Inclusion: Kansas State University embraces diversity, and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university established the Office of Diversity, led by the associate vice president for diversity and a dedicated staff.  Additionally, each college has a designated Diversity Point Person to provide insight and guidance.  

Kansas State University received the prestigious Higher Education Excellence in Diversity, or HEED, award from Insight Into Diversity magazine for the past three years.  Multicultural students account for 15 percent of our student population, a university record and continuing trend.

Job Description: The project is focused on developing immune-sensing approach, and microfluidic transfection of cells with synthetic peptides. The cell culture and hapten synthesis skills are mandatory. the applicants should have strong expertise in one or several of the following fields: immunoassay, biosensor, Elisa, rapid detection, cell culture, and synthesis of the haptens of small molecules. Required Minimum Qualifications: PhD in chemistry, chemical engineering or biomedical engineering, or relevant majors in molecular/cell biology, bioengineering or biotechnology. Preferred Qualifications: Project is focused on developing immune-sensing approach, and microfluidic transfection of cells with synthetic peptides.  The cell culture and hapten synthesis skills are mandatory.  The applicants should have strong expertise in one of the following fields:  immunoassay, ELISA, rapid detection, cell culture, and synthesis of haptens of small molecules. Physical Activities and Environmental Conditions: Day to day experimental operation and project management in a BSL-2 research lab. Screening of Applications Begins: Immediately Salary Range / Pay Rate: $47,500.00 Equal Employment Opportunity: Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law.  Background Screening Statement: In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University may procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.