JOB NO.: 93074-AS
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: SMPH/BIOMOLEC CHEM/BIOMOL CHM
Categories: Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences, Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists, Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 93074-AS
Working Title: Research Specialist
Official Title: RESEARCH SPECIALIST(T16DN) or ASSOC RESEARCH SPEC(T16FN)
Hiring Department: A537700-MEDICAL SCHOOL/BIOMOLEC CHEM/BIOMOL CHM
Anticipated Begin Date: FEBRUARY 19, 2018
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $30,207 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
BS/BA required, preferably in the biochemical sciences with an emphasis on biochemistry, cell biology, immunology or genetics.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Research experience in one of the the following areas is preferred: molecular biology techniques (RNA, protein work), mammalian cell culture, biochemistry or immunology. Additional consideration will be given to applicants with previous experience working with transgenic mouse colonies. Demonstrated ability to learn new techniques and train others is desired.
License or certificate:
The Research Specialist will work with the principal investigator and graduate students or postdocs in the Biomolecular Chemistry Department to establish a robust research program studying cellular stress responses in cell culture system, as well as in diabetic mouse models to understand the mechanism of the disease, and develop novel and better therapeutic approaches for diabetes.
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Instructions to applicants:
To begin the application process please click on the 'Apply Now' button. You will be asked to upload a current resume/CV, a cover letter briefly describing your qualifications relevant to the position, and three references.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
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Advertised: Jan 11 2018 Central Standard Time
Application Close: Jan 26 2018 11:55 PM Central Standard Time