Assistant Scientist

Gainesville FL
Sep 15, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Classification Title:

Assistant Scientist

Job Description:

The Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology at the University of Florida, College of Medicine invites applications for a non-tenure track faculty position at the Assistant Scientist level. The Assistant Scientist will perform research in Dr. Rolf Renne's Lab, specifically to manage the Program Project Virus Genetics Core (Core C), which is responsible for constructing and characterizing virus mutants for all the P01 participants. The position also will supervise a laboratory technician.

Advertised Salary:

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Minimum Requirements:

Ph.D. and relevant postdoctoral experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in Bacmid recombineering and epigenetics research

Special Instructions to Applicants:

In order to be considered, you must upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference.

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (EDT) of the posting end date.

Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire.  A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible.  Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approval by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352/392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.

This requisition has been reposted. Previous applicants do not need to reapply.

Health Assessment Required: No


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