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Metabolomic Research Specialist

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Position Information

Position Information

Working Title Metabolomic Research Specialist
Department/College/Unit NE Ctr Integrated Biomolecular Comm-9675
Requisition Number S_170578
Posting Open Date 08/28/2017
Application Review Date: <br>(To insure consideration, please submit all application materials before review date) 09/15/2017
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Description of Work

The Metabolomic Research Specialist will have a variety of tasks in the CIBC Systems Biology Core Facility, including but not limited to, preparing NMR and MS samples, running automated high-throughput NMR and MS screens, batch processing and interpretation of NMR and MS spectra, statistical analysis, automation of protocols, and other projects and duties as assigned. Extensive training will be provided. The Metabolomic Research Specialist will be a contact point and liaison for CIBC researchers interested in metabolomics research.

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees’ differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. 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: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.

Minimum Required Qualifications

Bachelor of Science or Arts degree in chemistry, biochemistry or related field plus 2 years of experience in one or more of the following areas: prokaryote, eukaryote or tissue culture preparation; metabolomics samples preparaton from varous biological sources; nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy (NMR), or mass spectromiety (MS) required. Training will be provided, working with a variety of biological samples (e.g. pathogens, human tissue and fluids). Training will be provided in safety and other areas.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s in Science or Arts degree in chemistry, biochemistry or related field preferred. Experience with chromatography techniques, multivariate or univariate statistics, or robotics/automation is highly desirable.

Pre-Placement Driving Record Review Required No
Physical Required No
Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) required. Subject to DOT approved pre-employment & random testing for alcohol and controlled substances. No
Criminal History Background Check Required Yes
Posted Salary $47,500 minimum
How to Apply

Click on the words “Apply to this Job”. You will then either create an application or edit your current application that is on file. You will be required to attach your resume, cover letter and list of references as three (3) separate documents in MS Word or PDF format.

For questions or accommodations related to this position contact

Robert Powers
rpowers3@unl.edu

Job Category (old) Managerial/Professional
Job Type Full-Time
Alternate Work Schedule (if other than 8-5)
Position funded by grant or other form of temporary funding? Yes
If Temporary, indicate end date
Planned Hire Date: ASAP
Appointment End Date

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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
Optional Documents