Applications are invited for a Faculty Assistant position at the Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR)/University of Maryland in Rockville, MD. Duties include laboratory technical support in bacterial and yeast culture (media preparation, cell growth and transformations, instrument sterilization); use of analytical instrumentation such as flow cytometer, plate reader, polymerase chain reaction (PCR) thermocycler, and laboratory automation systems; and general lab maintenance and safety.
Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications: B.S. in Biology, Microbiology, Chemistry, or related field is required. Preferences: Master in Biology, Microbiology, or related field.
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications.
Applications: Applicants should send their cover letter, curriculum vitae and names/contact information of three references to:
Closing Date: Review of candidates will begin on March 01, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.
The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.