Professional Aide

Job description

Job no: 698830
Work type: Support Staff
Pay Grade: 05
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Human Medicine
Department: Microbiology & Molecular Genetics Chm 10022586
Sub Area: AP- Professionals
Salary: Pay Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: On-Call
Position Summary(Basic Job Function)

This is a temporary or an on-call position. Provides professional support. Responsibilities may include general business, science, medical, agricultural or other professional support functions. Term: Temps can work two (2) nine (9) month terms with a week break in service in between and at the end of the second term terminate for three (3) months or switch to an on-call. On-Call allowed to work 1039 hours in any twelve (12) month period.

Unit Position Summary

The Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics is seeking an on-call professional aide that will provide professional support in the laboratory of Dr. Thomas V. O’Halloran. Responsibilities may include the writing and editing of grants and/or proposals, manuscripts, drafting of graphic images and handling other professional support functions, including when needed, lab duties.

The qualified candidate will have a doctoral degree in life sciences or physical sciences and evidence of extensive experience writing and editing grants and peer reviewed manuscripts in reproductive biology, bioinorganic chemistry, ICP-MS or x-ray fluorescence microscopy.

Desired Qualifications

Ph.D. in Chemistry, Chemical Biology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Cell Biology, or a related field The applicant must have research experience and be the co-author of peer reviewed scientific publications. Strong writing and/or graphics skills, as well as the ability to communicate in writing to a broad audience, are additional important qualities in a successful applicant.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Application Materials

Please submit a cover letter, CV, and the names and contact information for three references.

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Advertised: Apr 2, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
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Posted: 4/3/2021
Application Due: 7/2/2021
Work Type: Full Time