Post-Doctoral Research AssociateDepartment:
Center for Biotechnology-1318Requisition Number:
F_210218Posting Open Date:
12/21/2021Application Review Date: (To ensure consideration, please submit all application materials before review date):
01/24/2022Open Until Filled:
YesDescription of Work:
The Microscopy Core Research Facility of the Nebraska Center for Biotechnology is equipped with state-of-the-art instrumentation, such as advanced confocals and electron and equipment for preparation of biological samples. This core provides research expertise and service to a large number of users (faculty/research scientists/staff/students) Nebraska academic and industrial research communities. Minimum Required Qualifications:
The qualified person will carry out advanced bio-imaging analyses, including Nikon confocal (such as live-cell imaging of plant samples), digital fluorescence, and electron microscopy. This individual will provide technical expertise in cell biology and assist researchers to accomplish their research goals by means of microscopy. This Research Associate will be responsible for routine operations of immunofluorescence and confocal microscopes for biological studies. This Research Associate will also share the responsibilities of maintenance of the microscopes, writing scientific reports, training and/or supervising the activities of users and students. Success in this role may lead to additional responsibilities and promotion.
As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See https://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
- Ph.D. in plant sciences.
- Experience in fluorescence or confocal microscopy.
How to Apply:
- Knowledge of plant biology/anatomy, or plant live cell confocal imaging skills.
- Familiarity with a range of microscopes and troubleshooting for microscopy and microscope operations.
- Experience working in an academic or industrial environment, core facility setting.
- An orientation to providing customer service.
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- A letter of interest with a short summary of past research experience.
- Your curriculum vitae.
- Contact information for three professional references, including phone numbers and emails.
Dr. You ZhouJob Category (old):
Faculty Non-Tenure LeadingJob Type:
Full-TimePosition funded by grant or other form of temporary funding?: