Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Location: Hyde Park Campus
Will routinely aliquot and prepare experimental and clinical samples for metabolite measurement.
Will set up automated and high-throughput sample preparation methods using liquid handlers.
Will extract metabolites from samples and precisely quantify concentrations using LCMS and GCMS.
Will aid laboratory director in setting up this facility.
Will analyze mass spec/metabolomic data using specialized software programs.
Applies research principles and relevant subject matter knowledge relevant to administer a research project. With a moderate level of direction, manages lab and/or research-related duties and tasks.
Takes responsibility for the following non-laboratory duties: transcribing and coding data; developing data collection instruments; presenting research; and recruiting and scheduling research subjects.
Takes responsibility for the following laboratory duties: recognizing abnormal results and varying conditions or procedures to correct problems; setting up and performing experiments. Analyze the meaning, significance, causes, and effects of the subject.
Performs other related work as needed.
Bachelorâ™s degree in chemistry, chemical engineering, bioengineering, biomedical engineering, biochemistry, biology, or related field.
Masterâ™s degree is desirable.
Experience developing quantitative measurements of small molecules using triple quad and high-resolution mass spectrometry.
Experience developing targeted metabolomic analysis using mass spectrometry.
Experience developing R or Python tools for statistical analysis and database creation. â‚â‚â‚â‚â‚
Experience with basic chromatography and mass spectrometry techniques including GCMS and LCMS.Â
Experience utilizing basic chemical and biochemical knowledge towards the measurement and/or characterization of small molecules using mass spectrometry.
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