Go Back   Science Forums Biology Forum Molecular Biology Forum Physics Chemistry Forum > Molecular Research Topics Forum > Animal and Molecular Model Systems > Arabidopsis and Plant Biology
Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Arabidopsis and Plant Biology Discuss Arabidopsis and Plant Biology Research.


Research Scientist Position at South Dakota State university

Research Scientist Position at South Dakota State university - Arabidopsis and Plant Biology

Research Scientist Position at South Dakota State university - Discuss Arabidopsis and Plant Biology Research.


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 08-11-2008, 05:23 PM
Gonzalez, Jose
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default Research Scientist Position at South Dakota State university



SDSU FUNCTIONAL GENOMICS CORE FACILITY

Research Scientist

College of Agriculture and Biological Sciences

South Dakota State University



RESPONSIBILITIES:

The College of Agriculture and Biological Sciences at South Dakota State University seeks to fill the position of Research Scientist of the new Functional Genomics Core Facility (FGCF) housed in the Northern Plains Biostress Laboratory.



The SDSU-FGCF exists to facilitate interdisciplinary gene function research and training in viral, bacterial, plant and animal systems. The FGCF consists of 6 integrated laboratories (Genomics, Automated Genomics, Gel & Microplate Analysis, MicroImaging, General Tissue Prep and Histological Tissue Prep), each containing several instruments (listed at [Only registered users see links. ]). A multi-department governing committee and a faculty director administer the FGCF. Responsibilities of the Research Scientist include (but are not limited to): coordinating daily FGCF operations, including supervision of one technician; defining and implementing standard operating procedures and maintenance for each instrument; providing group and individual training on FGCF policies and the proper use of each instrument, including data analysis; maintaining the FGCF website; managing the billing system, providing informational and training sessions, and providing analytical services to university and industry users.



MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

A Ph.D in biology, microbiology, biochemistry, molecular biology, or a related area; research training and experience with DNA, RNA and protein quantification, resolving, visualizing and analysis; RT-PCR, practical experiences in a molecular-biology, multi-user facility and computer tech support of molecular biology equipment.



PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Research experience in fluorescence and confocal microscopy, microtomy, laser capture systems, DNA sequencers, and automated equipment such as liquid handling robots; strong computer skills, including experience with use of bioinformatic databases.



SALARY:

Salary is commensurate with qualifications.



UNIVERSITY/COMMUNITY: SDSU is a land grant institution and the state's largest institution of higher education with an enrollment of approximately 11,000 students and strong growth in research activity. The FGCF has members from several departments and Centers on campus including Plant Science, Biology and Microbiology, Veterinary Science, Pharmaceutical Science, Animal and Range Science, Dairy Science, Nutrition, Food Science and Hospitality, Wildlife and Fisheries Science, Agricultural Engineering, The Center for Infectious Disease Research and Vaccinology, Center of Excellence in Drought Tolerance and the Center for Bioprocessing Research and Development.



SDSU is located in Brookings, South Dakota, a community of approximately 17,500 near the east central border of South Dakota on Interstate 29. The city has an excellent K-12 education system, is accessible to major medical facilities, has an active cultural and social environment, and has numerous lakes and parks within driving distance. It is 50 miles north of Sioux Falls, a city of 150,000.



APPLICATION DEADLINE:

Applications will be accepted until September 2, 2008, or until a suitable candidate is identified.



APPLICATION PROCESS:

SDSU accepts applications through an on-line employment site. To apply, visit: [Only registered users see links. ], search by the position title, view the job announcement, and click on "apply for this posting." The system will guide you through the electronic application form. The employment site will require the attachment of a cover letter, resume, and reference page (Please submit at least 3 professional references). For full consideration, interested applicants must also attach a career interest statement detailing the applicant's philosophy of university molecular biology core facility administration. Please contact SDSU Human Resources at (605) 688-4128 if you require assistance with this process.



For questions on the position, contact Dr. Volker Brözel at [Only registered users see links. ] or at (605)688-6483.



South Dakota State University is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its faculty, staff and students. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Arrangements for accommodations required by disabilities can be made at TTY (605) 688-4394. SDSU prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran's status or any other protected class in the offering of all educational programs and employment opportunities. Individuals with concerns regarding discrimination should contact: Equal Opportunity Officer/Title IX Coordinator, Human Resources, Administration 324, SDSU, Brookings, SD 57007. Phone: (605) 688-4128.















José L. González



Jose L. Gonzalez

Assistant Professor.

Dept. of Plant Sciences

South Dakota State University

Brookings, SD 57007

USA



Phone (office):605-688-6907

Fax: 605-688-4452



[Only registered users see links. ] lab.htm <http://plantsci.sdstate.edu/gonzalez/gonzalez%20lab.htm>



Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
dakota , position , research , scientist , south , state , university


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Job: Postdoc and Technician Position in Genetics of Drosophila Aging Thomas Flatt Drosophila Forum 0 05-25-2009 10:07 AM
New physical sciences / mathematics positions at http://jobs.phds.org, Mar 31, 2008 PhDs.org Physics Forum 0 03-31-2008 10:00 AM
Assistant Professor position at the University of South Carolina Beth Krizek Arabidopsis and Plant Biology 0 08-30-2007 06:11 PM
Dynamite bought the twin towers down say 73 top professors...Don't expect the media to cover it landnotloans@hotmail.com Physics Forum 43 09-13-2006 01:10 AM
Research Scientist Position - Pioneer/DuPont Wu, Gusui Arabidopsis and Plant Biology 0 08-21-2006 11:34 PM


All times are GMT. The time now is 09:48 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2005 - 2012 Molecular Station | All Rights Reserved
Page generated in 0.13114 seconds with 16 queries