Position: Research Technician position in Grain Science and Industry, KSU Campus, Manhattan, KS
A Research Technician position is available at Kansas State University in Manhattan Kansas. The Bio-Materials and Technology Lab in the Department of Grain Science and Industry is interested in recruiting one individual that will be able to perform protein monomer and polymer related lab works. This technician funded by partially federal grant and industrial funds, full time, 12 month, temporary position. The position is renewable based on continued funding, research performance, and the need for the services.
Responsibilities: This position is expected to perform protein monomer and polymer synthesis, purification, rheological and mechanical properties measurements; to collect experimental data and analyze data; to prepare reports for funding agency.
B.S. Degree or above in biochemistry, grain science, agronomy, plant pathology, or related fields with strong experience in peptide synthesis, purification, rheological and mechanical characterization skills, cell biology, and molecular biology with skills including Homemade protein monomer synthesizer, dynamic rheometer, HPLC, PCR, plant tissue culture, GC, UV-VIS spectrophotometry, atomic fluorescence.
To apply: Candidates should submit a letter of application accompanied by a resume, have three reference contact information (name, title, affiliation, phone, fax and email information). You may send all information by email to Mrs. Liz Savage at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Screening of applicants will begin November 10, 2013 and continue until position is filled. Please indicate which position you are applying for in your cover letter.
Send application materials to: Kansas State University, Department of Grain Science, and Attention: Mrs. Liz Savage 201 Shellenberger Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506-2201. See our web site for a complete description at: email@example.com or www.grains.ksu.edu/btl
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