PO Box 6150, Dept 3140
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$30,000 - $49,999
Position Description & Details:
The primary responsibilities of the position are to conduct research in virology and immunology [60%] and maintain a research lab [40%]. Research responsibilities will include comprehending the project objectives, designing and executing experiments, record keeping, and data analysis and manuscript preparation. Candidates with skills in working with laboratory animals, biotechnology, virology, molecular biology, immunology or life sciences will be preferred. Lab management duties include student training and supervision, and assisting with management of research projects, maintaining the inventory, equipment, safety training and records. Will be working with biological and chemical hazards.
Research responsibilities will include comprehending the project objectives, designing and executing experiments, record keeping, and data analysis and manuscript preparation.
$40,000-50,000 - commensurate with experience
Applicant Materials Required:
Please respond with a cover letter, resume, and contact information for 3 references, and statement of professional goals
NDSU offers a comprehensive benefits package with includes single or family health insurance coverage with premiums paid for by the university – with an effective date for new employees the first of the month following date of hire. Other benefits include, wellness benefits, basic life insurance, retirement plan, tuition waiver, annual leave, EAP, sick leave and holiday pay. Optional benefits include supplemental life, dental, vision, long-term care insurance, flexible spending account, and supplemental retirement plans.
B.S in Microbiology, Biological or Life Sciences or related disciplines
Demonstrated experience in a research laboratory environment
Basic computer skills in MS Office
Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
Ability to supervise and work well with students
M.S or PhD in Microbiology, Biological or Life Sciences or related disciplines
Experience with animal experimentation
Experience with cell culture, virology, molecular biology and immunology techniques
Experience with scientific writing
Applicant should be reliable, organized, detail oriented, self-motivated and professional in a busy research-intensive laboratory