Research Assistant/Research Associate/Postdoctoral Scholar – Open Pool

first_imgTo apply, visit Research Assistant/Research Associate/Postdoctoral Scholar -Open PoolJob no: 525808Work type: Faculty – OtherLocation: Eugene, ORCategories: Research/Scientific/GrantsDepartment: Institute of Molecular BiologyRank: Research AssistantAnnual Basis: 12 MonthReview of Applications BeginsApplications will be reviewed as needs arise.Special Instructions to ApplicantsAlong with an online application, including contact information forthree professional references, please submit a letter of interestand a CV.Postdoctoral scholar candidates need to indicate the name ofprincipal investigator with whom they wish to train in their letterof interest.Department SummaryThe Institute of Molecular Biology (IMB) is a research institutethat reports to the Vice President of Research and Innovation. Wehave 18 labs and approximately 150 employees, including 45 graduatestudents who train in our labs. We have an administrative structurewhich includes accounting, purchasing, personnel, PI support,building management and three service centers. Our annual budget is$9.5 million, primarily from federal research and traininggrants.Position SummaryIMB at the University of Oregon is soliciting applications for itsopen applicant pool. Positions are limited duration, fundingcontingent postdoctoral or research appointments that are fulltime, part time or short term, contracts not to exceed one year.Possibility of renewal up to a total of three years, depending onprogram needs, funding, and performance. The successful candidatewill have the ability to work effectively with faculty, staff, andstudents from a variety of diverse backgrounds.Appointments include research assistants (commonly known astechnicians), research associates, and postdoctoral scholars.Research assistants conduct research under direction of a principalinvestigator; postdoctoral scholars conduct research under thedirection of a faculty member for the purpose of acquiring researchtraining; and research associates conduct research with onlygeneral guidance.Minimum RequirementsMinimum qualifications by rank:Research Assistant: bachelor’s degree in biology, chemistry, orrelated fieldSenior Research Assistant I: bachelor’s degree in biology,chemistry, or related field plus 6 years of applicable workexperience post degreeSenior Research Assistant II: Bachelor’s degree in biology,chemistry, or related field plus 12 years of applicable workexperience post degreePostdoctoral Scholar: terminal degree in biology, chemistry, orrelated fieldResearch Associate: terminal degree in biology, chemistry, orrelated fieldSenior Research Associate I: terminal degree in biology,chemistry, or related field plus 6 years of applicable workexperience post degreeSenior Research Associate II: terminal degree in biology,chemistry, or related field plus 12 years of applicable workexperience post degreeThe University of Oregon is proud to offer a robust benefitspackage to eligible employees, including health insurance,retirement plans and paid time off. For more information aboutbenefits, visit The University of Oregon is an equal opportunity, affirmativeaction institution committed to cultural diversity and compliancewith the ADA. The University encourages all qualified individualsto apply, and does not discriminate on the basis of any protectedstatus, including veteran and disability status. The University iscommitted to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants andemployees with disabilities. To request an accommodation inconnection with the application process, please contact us [email protected] or 541-346-5112.UO prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex,national or ethnic origin, age, religion, marital status,disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity,and gender expression in all programs, activities and employmentpractices as required by Title IX, other applicable laws, andpolicies. Retaliation is prohibited by UO policy. Questions may bereferred to the Title IX Coordinator, Office of Civil RightsCompliance, or to the Office for Civil Rights. Contact information,related policies, and complaint procedures are listed on thestatement ofnon-discrimination.In compliance with federal law, the University of Oregon preparesan annual report on campus security and fire safety programs andservices. The Annual Campus Security and Fire Safety Report isavailable online at jeid-8f50bddea2580b429baec09bd70602b3last_img read more