New York University - Research Scientist/Senior Postdoc
We are a research lab at NYU in the heart of Manhattan, using mass spectrometry based proteomics and other molecular biology tools to investigate protein expression changes in the context of neurodegenerative diseases (https://vogellab.bio.nyu.edu/). A new line of research also investigates the host response to viral infections. We are looking to hire a senior postdoc/research scientist to support these efforts: 50% of the work load will be to maintain and optimize the mass spectrometry instrumentation and proteomics work flow, including work with collaborators, protocol development, sample preparation and management, the other 50% of the work will involve active research on the above projects, including writing papers and grant applications. The position will be full time and ideally long-term, and provides the opportunity to be part of exciting research efforts.
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The University of Tennessee Health Science Center- New Microscopy Facility Manager
UTHSC has an immediate opening for a technical manager of a new microscopy core (Advanced Animal Imaging, AAI) managed by the Office of Research that will include a Zeiss Elyra 7 super-resolution microscope system and a LaVision UltraMicroscope II light-sheet fluorescence microscope (LSFM). The successful candidate will manage the equipment, will train users on instrument use and accompanying data analysis software, will provide consultations to users related to experimental design and optimal data acquisition, will ensure users operate the instruments per core SOPs and will use the iLab LIMS to manage core operations. Experience in basic histology and multi-color fluorescence microscopy, including confocal microscopy, is required.
Yale University - Cryo EM Facility Manager
Yale has an immediate opening for a Cryo-EM Facility Manager/Director at either the Associate Research Scientist or Research Scientist level. The successful candidate will provide scientific leadership, management, and day-to-day operation of Yale University’s new Yale Science Building (YSB) Cryo-EM Facility. The incumbent will collaborate with and support researchers from across the campus by providing support and guidance in experimental design, sample preparation, data collection, and computational image analysis.
The YSB facility houses a newly installed Glacios microscope equipped with a Gatan K2 camera and a Talos L120C microscope. Additional space in the facility is ready for the addition of two Krios microscopes and another support instrument, such as cryo-FIB. The YSB facility joins other resources at the university housing Titan Krios, Glacios, Tecnai and Aquilos instruments.
Marshall University - Staff Scientist (Bioinformatics)
The Department of Biomedical Sciences in the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine at Marshall University is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Staff Scientist in Bioinformatics. Responsibilities for this position will be divided between the Marshall Genomics and Bioinformatics Core Facility, the laboratory of Andrew Nato, and the laboratory of James Denvir. Preference will be given to candidates with a Ph.D. in Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, or a related field; candidates with a Master’s degree and equivalent expertise and experience will be considered.
Director of Laboratory Operations - OraSure Technologies (St. Paul, MN)
This position involves the supervision and coordination of the day-to-day lab operations of the Company, including ensuring that project timelines and deliverables are met, and supervising and training laboratory staff in carrying out microbiome sample processing according to Company SOPs.
For more details, and to apply online, visit the company's web site.
NIAID - Senior Scientist
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), a major research component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), is recruiting a senior scientist in the Research Technologies Branch (RTB) for the Division of Intramural Research (DIR).
We are seeking an outstanding individual with exceptional managerial skills and a forward-thinking mindset to serve as DIR Associate Director for Research Technologies and Chief of the RTB. The selected candidate will oversee a staff of over 60 scientists, most with advanced degrees, and several large, complex programs located on NIAID’s campuses in Bethesda and Rockville, MD, and in Hamilton, MT. These research groups are focused on developing project-specific applications using state-of-the-art technologies, providing technology consultation, evaluating new technology and applications, and supporting DIR investigators’ bioinformatics needs. The incumbent will benefit from unique opportunities to collaborate with other members of DIR who perform research on immunology, allergy, and infectious diseases.
Visit www.USAJobs.gov and access vacancy announcements NIH-NIAID-DE-20-10736536 (U.S. citizens) and/or NIH-NIAID-MP-20-10736571 (status candidates) from May 4, 2020 through May 13, 2020.
Wayne State University - Director, Genome Sciences Core Resource Center
The Director, Genome Sciences Core Resource Center will report to the Assistant Vice President for Integrated Biosciences and will provide scientific and managerial leadership to integrate strategic focus areas with institutional priorities including perinatology, molecular medicine, genetics, cancer and environmental sciences. The Director will be expected to stimulate and facilitate inter-disciplinary collaborations anchored in the application of contemporary genomics technologies and provide the research and clinical community with access to advanced instrumentation.
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University of Connecticut - Facilities Scientist 2
The University of Connecticut Proteomics and Metabolomics Facility (UConn PMF, https://proteomics.uconn.edu) is hiring a Facilities Scientist 2 to assist the Facility Director with quantitative proteomics and metabolomics analysis using advanced mass spectrometry instrumentation and leading bioinformatics software. The PMF opened in 2017 as the University of Connecticut’s first proteomics-focused and full service core facility, and is housed administratively within the Center for Open Research Resources and Equipment (https://core.uconn.edu). The laboratory exists to provide fully customized analysis to more than 70 faculty across multiple UConn campuses and at other regional academic and industry research institutions. The position will be a full-time appointment and will provide a unique opportunity to work in a rapidly growing and highly productive core facility at a large research university currently ranked in the top 25 of all public universities in the U.S. The diverse research community at UConn participates in both basic science and clinical research that provides opportunities for a wide variety of innovative proteomics and metabolomics analysis.
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Brown University - Postdoctoral Research Associate
The Department of Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, and Biochemistry at Brown University is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Associate to join the laboratory of Prof. Arthur Salomon. The successful candidate will join a collaborative cross-disciplinary team focused on the analysis of a variety of T cell signaling pathways by an array of quantitative proteomic methods in mass spectrometry. The successful candidate is required to have a recent Ph.D. in immunology, biochemistry, chemistry, or related fields with a track record of publication in peer-reviewed journals and excellent verbal and written English skills. Experience in immune cell signaling, mass spectrometry proteomics, or mouse models of immune cell signaling is not required but would be a plus. Brown University is an EEO/AA employer and encourages applications from minorities and women. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled or the search is closed. Please apply via Interfolio.
Penn State Erie - Research Core Facilities Coordinator
February 21, 2020 - The Behrend College seeks a Research Core Facilities Coordinator to oversee and coordinate activities of core research instrumentation in the college. Reporting to the Associate Dean for Research, this position will manage the day-to-day operations of laboratory instrumentation shared among the schools of science and engineering, train faculty and students to operate instrumentation and collaborate with faculty members to conduct experiments in support of their research. Key Responsibilities include: oversee and coordinate activities of shared research instrumentation; develop and implement standard policies and procedures integral to the management and operation of shared instrumentation; oversee the management of instrument-related materials, including monitoring cost effectiveness; train users in equipment operation and laboratory techniques, explain and demonstrate technology and equipment capabilities, operations, limitations and outcomes; responsible for the operation of microscopic imaging instrumentation as well as related data analysis for selected research projects; consult with users to refine or adapt methodologies to fit specific experimental requirements and collaborate in the development of new techniques; manage budgets for shared instrumentation upkeep and end-of-life replacement; develop and manage shared instrumentation user processes, including scheduling and user fee accounting; maintain external research relationships to identify and develop new funding sources; contribute to technical proposal preparation and/or presentations; troubleshoot operational issues and develop action plans to resolve; collaborate with investigators and administration on significant operational issues/barriers; actively promote safety for students, faculty and co-workers; may co-author or author publications and may co-present results with Principal Investigator at meetings and/or conferences; assist in acquiring research funding including writing grant proposals. Applicants must have a Master's or Ph.D. (preferred) in science or engineering; 5+ years' experience in the use of wide variety of lab techniques, research equipment and research related software, including experience in the use of microscopic imaging technologies. Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail; excellent written and oral communication skills. A proven ability to communicate effectively with faculty and students in a variety of disciplines.
To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and a list of major research instrumentation that you have used in the past three years, indicating frequency of use. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Apply online at https://apptrkr.com/1820244
Staff Scientist - National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
The Division of Intramural Research of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Research Triangle Park (RTP), North Carolina is recruiting a Staff Scientist for a Metabolomics Lead within the Mass Spectrometry Research and Support Group. The NIEHS is located in the Research Triangle Park, a world renowned academic research center in North Carolina.
The Mass Spectrometry Research and Support Group (MSRSG) is a centralized, shared research resource that provides expert consultation and access to state-of-the-art mass spectrometry technologies through collaborations and support to the scientific and clinical investigators within the Institute. This facility is a discrete unit and has dedicated personnel, equipment, and space for operations.
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory - Assistant Director, Mass Spec Core Facility
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is seeking an experienced research scientist for an immediate opening as Assistant Director of the Mass Spectrometry Laboratory directed by Darryl Pappin. The successful candidate will broadly apply proteomics and protein chemistry approaches in basic research, including cancer, neuroscience, and plant biology fields. The person will play a critical role in executing technical protocols and laboratory experiments using established protocols. At the same time, a successful candidate will be able to contribute to the development of novel experimental designs, workflows, and new analytical methods.
The successful candidate will join a vibrant group of innovative scientists in a world-renowned research community. The CSHL Mass Spectrometry group has broad expertise in various mass spectrometry applications, including protein identification, quantitative proteomics, metabolomics, phospholipid analysis, and redox proteomics. The group is led by Darryl Pappin, a world leader protein chemistry and proteomics, with a strong track record for technology and software development. The MASCOT search software and the isobaric iTRAQ chemistry were both developed in his laboratories. Under Pappin, the CSHL Mass Spectrometry group has contributed to a wide variety of discoveries in cancer and more fundamental biology. These include the first characterization of persulfide modifications of protein tyrosine phosphatases, the identification of a potential cancer therapeutic from wheat germ extract and characterization of a completely novel class of copper chelators. In cancer biology, contributions include discoveries in the redox biology of Nrf2, the role of the CA19-9 antigen in pancreatic cancer, and the mechanism of action of the PTEN tumor suppressor.
For more details, and to apply, visit: https://cshl.peopleadmin.com/postings/17162
The University of Texas at Austin - Assistant Director, Biomedical Imaging Center
Serve as the representative of BIC to the research community. Promote core facility tools and services across the university research community and beyond. - Communicate clearly and effectively with a variety of core facility stakeholders including senior university leadership, advisory boards, faculty, staff, and students. - Organize and plan the educational mission of BIC.
For more information, and to apply, go to https://utaustin.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UTstaff/job/UT-MAIN-CAMPUS/Assistant-Director_R_00009727-1