Research Associate in Chemistry

Michigan State University College of Natural Science

Research Associate-Fixed Term

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Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Natural Science
Department: Chemistry 10032142
Sub Area: FAS- Fac./Acad Staff
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Fixed Term Academic Staff, Research/Scientific, Non-Union

Position Summary

Developing novel approaches for quantitative top-down and bottom-up proteomics. Combining gene knockout/overexpression and quantitative proteomics for accurately elucidating the functions of proteins and proteoforms during early embryogenesis. Developing cutting-edge proteomic approaches for global characterization of proteins and proteoforms in cells with high throughput and high sensitivity.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Degree

Doctorate -Analytical Chemistry, Biology, Developmental Biology

Minimum Requirements

PhD in Analytical Chemistry, Biology, Developmental Biology

Desired Qualifications

Bioanalytical experience in omics-based approaches and mass spectrometry would be beneficial. Applicants with expertise in biology, developmental biology, biochemistry, or other relevant areas are encouraged to apply.

Required Application Materials

curriculum vitae, and names and email addresses of 2-3 references.

Special Instructions

MSU is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer and is committed to achieving excellence through a diverse workforce and inclusive culture that encourages all people to reach their full potential. The University actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities. MSU is committed to providing a work environment that supports employees' work and personal life, and offers employment assistance to the spouse or partner of candidates for faculty and academic staff positions.

Review of Applications Begins On

01/04/2021

Department Statement

Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.

MSU Statement

Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.

Advertised: Dec 21, 2020 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: Dec 20, 2022 Eastern Standard Time