This position will be responsible for prepping samples from beginning to end to be tested in a novel high-throughput phenotyping robotics system. Small scale data analysis will be conducted. Field work is necessary for obtaining samples on a seasonal basis. This position will also maintain equipment and inventories as well as supervising undergraduate students.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in related science plus one year of lab work or related experience; equivalent education/experience considered. Working knowledge of general microbiology and molecular biology. Knowledge and practice of sterile laboratory technique.
Experience with next generation sequencing and programming robotics equipment.
Posted Salary: $17.00/hr minimum
Job Type: Full-Time Temporary
Internal Number: 67538
About University of Nebraska - Lincoln
With over 25,000 students, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a diverse educational insitution with international stature. The intellectual center for the state of Nebraska and beyond, we are a land-grant, top tier national research-extensive insitution. Part of the Big Ten conference, Big Ten Academic Alliance, our mission includes growing relationships and resources that enable the University of Nebraska to change lives.