RESEARCH MATERIALS COORDINATOR
JOB NO.: 90016-AS
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: ENGR-GREAT LAKES BIOENERGY CTR
Categories: Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 90016-AS
Working Title: Research Materials Coordinator
Official Title: SR RESEARCH SPEC(T16BN) or RESEARCH SPECIALIST(T16DN) or ASSOC RESEARCH SPEC(T16FN)
Hiring Department: A199920-COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING/ENGR-GREAT LAKES BIOENERGY CTR
Anticipated Begin Date: MAY 27, 2017
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $35,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
BA/BS required, M.S. preferred, in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or related field.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Relevant experience for this position includes at least 1 year, preferably 3 years, of experience of practical laboratory experience in organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, or chemical engineering. The successful candidate will possess strong technical proficiency in conducting chemical procedures, an ability to learn new methods efficiently, an ability to conduct standardized methods reproducibly, good writing and documentation capabilities, excellent interpersonal skills, a strong capacity for independent problem solving, and an ability to effectively coordinate research conducted in multiple research groups. Proficiency in basic computational and data management systems is also required.
The Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center (GLBRC) is one of three Department of Energy centers established to conduct fundamental, genomics-based research on microbial and plant systems required to realize the national need for low-cost biofuels. The GLBRC is housed at the University of Wisconsin with collaborators at Michigan State University and other universities and national labs.
Instructions to applicants:
To apply for this position, the following materials are required:
-- Cover letter describing interest in position and alignment with career goals.
-- Curriculum vitae / Resume
-- Names and contact information for three references
The full application (cover letter, CV/resume, and references) should be uploaded as a single PDF file by the assured consideration date.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
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Advertised: 24 Mar 2017 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: 22 May 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time