Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Requisition Number: S_191128
Department: Nutrition & Health Sci IANR-0847
Description of Work:
Perform molecular and biochemical analysis including qPCR, cloning, and western blot analysis, conduct cell culture research using primary and cell lines. Plan and interpret research objectives in order to design and implement experiments. Participate in data analysis, prepare written summaries of research results for publication. Supervise and train new graduate students and post-doctoral personnel, and guide undergraduate students. Troubleshoot, service and maintain laboratory equipment. Manage daily operations of a 15-member lab and order lab supplies. Ensure compliance with federal, state and university safety and responsible research regulations, including work with radioactive isotopes. Assist with animal necropsy and tissue collection.
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's degree in biochemistry, chemistry, biology, bioengineering, nutrition or closely related field. Three (3) years' experience in analytical techniques for quantitative research in an academic or industry laboratory required. Experience with qPCR, cloning, and western blot analysis and conducting cell culture research using primary and cell lines. Supervisory experience is required.
Ideal candidate will have a Master's Degree in biochemistry, chemistry, biology, bioengineering, nutrition or closely related field. Additional experience with large data set analysis highly desirable.
Posted Salary: $43,354 minimum
Job Type: Full-Time
Internal Number: 67466
About University of Nebraska - Lincoln
With over 25,000 students, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a diverse educational insitution with international stature. The intellectual center for the state of Nebraska and beyond, we are a land-grant, top tier national research-extensive insitution. Part of the Big Ten conference, Big Ten Academic Alliance, our mission includes growing relationships and resources that enable the University of Nebraska to change lives.