Senior Research Associate

Job description

Posting Number:

S05896P

Working Title:

Senior Research Associate

Department:

VPR-Complex Carbohyd Rsch Ctr

About the University of Georgia:

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (https://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,700 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 39,000 students including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 9,000 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

Posting Type:

External

Retirement Plan:

TRS or ORP

Employment Type:

Employee

Benefits Eligibility:

Benefits Eligible

Full/Part time:

Full Time

Additional Schedule Information:

8 am – 5 pm Monday – Friday but hours and days could vary based on research.

Advertised Salary:

$35,568 to $39,500

Posting Date:

04/05/2021

Open until filled:

Yes

Proposed Starting Date:

05/03/2021

Location of Vacancy:

Athens Area

EEO Policy Statement:

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR ([email protected]).

Classification Title:

Research Professional AD

FLSA:

Exempt

FTE:

1.0

Minimum Qualifications:

Requires at least a baccalaureate degree in the field. Please contact your Human Resources office for an evaluation of education/experience in lieu of the required minimum qualifications.

Position Summary:

The person will work on service and collaboration projects within the Analytical Services and Training Laboratory.
• Performing Glycomics and Glycoproteomics mass spec analysis on both collaborative and service projects.
• Developing chemical derivatization and MS methods for glycan and glycopeptide projects.
• Writing analytical report for service projects & Data interpretation using commercially available software.
• Writing and editing manuscripts, and reviews from our laboratory or our collaborators laboratory.
• Working with other scientists in the laboratory on structural characterization glycans & glycopeptides.
• Laboratory teaching of our hands-on training courses.

Physical Demands:

Normal for laboratory work.

Is driving a responsibility of this position?:

No

Is this a Position of Trust?:

Yes

Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources?:

No

Does this position require a P-Card? :

No

Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position? :

No

Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?:

No

Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications):

Yes

Credit and P-Card policy:

Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website.

Duties/Responsibilities:

Performing Glycomics and Glycoproteomics mass spec analysis on both collaborative and service projects.

Percentage of time:

50

Duties/Responsibilities:

Writing analytical report for service projects & Data interpretation using commercially available software.

Percentage of time:

20

Duties/Responsibilities:

Working with other scientists in the laboratory on structural characterization glycans & glycopeptides.

Percentage of time:

10

Duties/Responsibilities:

Developing chemical derivatization and MS methods for glycan and glycopeptide projects.

Percentage of time:

10

Duties/Responsibilities:

Writing and editing manuscripts, and reviews from our laboratory or our collaborators laboratory.

Percentage of time:

5

Duties/Responsibilities:

Laboratory teaching of our hands-on training courses.

Percentage of time:

5

 

 

 

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Posted: 4/6/2021
Application Due: 7/5/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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