Duties: 1) To conduct research and provide technical assistance to the PI, students, and trainees in the lab on Mycoplasmology, data analysis, and other miscellaneous problems related to swine 2) To collect and organize data for research activities 3) To collaborate with the PI in the generation and testing of research hypotheses and data analysis, writing of papers, grants, and reports, and preparation of presentations and lectures 4) To attend, participate, or present at laboratory meetings, seminars, graduate and undergraduate lectures, and conferences as needed 5) To perform miscellaneous laboratory and office duties as assigned by the PI including, but not limited to, ordering supplies and reagents, and organization and coordination of meetings and projects. 6) To maintain frequent communication with other faculty and collaborators, including, if required traveling to destinations to meet with collaborators and collect data.
Requirements: The candidate must have a completed a PhD degree by start date. A DVM degree (or equivalent) is required for this position. Candidates should be able to demonstrate significant experience on swine related research. Candidates with a strong background in microbiology, especially swine Mycoplasmas, experimental design and data analysis including analysis of statistics, infectious disease modeling, or a related field will be given preference. The candidate has demonstrated an interest in swine infectious diseases. Strong organizational, quantitative analysis, and writing skills are necessary.
Internal Number: 329092
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