Research Assistant

Jun 13, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

General Description of Position:

Perform research as specified in an NIH grant, HTS for copper-activated inhibitors against MRSA.

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 provost 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:

Perform specific research in organic synthesis of heterocyclic compounds. 

Required Minimum Qualifications:

Education: BS in Chemistry

Experience: Advanced Organic Synthesis

Preferred Qualifications:

Education: MS or PhD in Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Chemistry or related field

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Submit ONE pdf file containing letter of interest, CV and contact information for three references along with completed application. 

Applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment.

Screening of Applications Begins: 

Screening begins on June 20, 2017.

Salary Range/ Pay Rate:

$34,071 - $57,921 / annual

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.