Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM) is seeking applications for a PhD Scientist to work in a service/research role within the Proteomics Core. The successful applicant will be a scientist with previous experience in project management, project design, and carrying out experiments and data analysis related to protein and/or peptide mass spectrometry. The successful applicant will work with the existing Proteomics Core staff to deliver state-of-the-art proteomics support to the IUSM community and beyond. Specifically, the successful applicant will be expected to carry out project management from start to finish which may include: discussion of project goals and potential experimental design with core users, planning of unique experimental design to answer biological questions, performance of protein isolation and processing for mass spectrometry, and analysis of proteomics data including generation of user reports.
Ph.D. in Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry, or related field is required. Previous experience in project method development and working with multiple projects is viewed positively. Expertise in LC-MS approaches and associated bioinformatics is required. Expertise in biochemistry, bioinformatics, chemistry, and/or related fields is preferred. A publication record with evidence of independent and/or collaborative publications is desired in one or more of the following areas: mass spectrometry, protein enzymology, analysis of protein expression, affinity purification, analytical chemistry, and method development. The names and contact information for at least three professional references should be included.
Department Contact for Questions:
Roxanne Seger firstname.lastname@example.org 317-274-9624
OAA #: IUSM005762016
Internal Number: 7704
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