As seen in the 21 January issue of Science :|
CORE BIOLOGY FACILITY MANAGER
The North Dakota State University Center for Protease Research is seeking a MOLECULAR/CELLULAR BIOLOGIST to manage the Core Biology Facility in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. Research projects in the Center involve the synthesis of protease inhibitors and efficacy analysis in vitro and cell-based assays as well as cancer and asthma research. Specific responsibilities include consulting and collaborating with research groups, overseeing and participating in training of students, billing customers for laboratory use, and supervising one laboratory technician.
Minimum qualifications: M.S. in molecular biology, cell biology, pharmacology, or related field. Experience with molecular biology protocols including: traditional and real-time PCR, cloning, nucleic acid purification, and mammalian cell culture and in vivo assays. Ability to effectively supervise, communicate effectively in spoken and written English, ability to work independently, good interpersonal skills, and a customer-orientated approach.
Preferred qualifications: Ph.D. degree. Experience with microarrays, compound screening for determination of IC50 or Ki, protein purification and expression, flow cytometry, and fluorescence microscopy. Knowledge in preparation of grant proposals and progress reports. Good publication record. Previous experience in managing a service center.
Qualified applicants should apply online at website: http://jobs.ndsu.edu, Opening Number 1000025. Screening begins on January 31; applications will be accepted until position is filled. NDSU is an Equal Opportunity and ADVANCE institution.
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