Post Doctorate RA - Microbiology
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Organization and Job ID
Job ID: 308170
Directorate: Earth & Biological Science
Division: Biological Sciences
Group: Chem Biology & Exposure Science Team
The Chemical Biology & Exposure Sciences research group at **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. has a post-doctoral research associate position available for an individual with expertise in microbiology. We have a new research program focused on using chemical biology approaches for the selective functional isolation of bacteria from complex environmental microbiomes. This position will involve close collaboration with chemists developing new chemical probes and will enable microbiology research at the forefront of functional analyses.
We are hoping to identify an exceptionally motivated individual with a doctoral degree and a background in microbiology. Candidates with experience in cell sorting will be considered as highly responsive to this job posting.
Additional experience in microbiome research, proteomics, imaging, molecular biology, microbial ecology, or similar areas is advantageous. We have a highly collaborative and diverse research group, and this position will interface with scientists in gut and soil microbiomes, chemical biology, proteomics, metabolomics, exposure toxicology, and systems biology. Our group is a dynamic mix of senior scientists, graduate and undergraduate students, and post-graduate research associates. The optimal candidate should be excited to work in a multidisciplinary and highly collaborative research environment. For a more detailed overview of ongoing research see the following site: ~~~.
The successful candidate will be expected to collaboratively develop novel ideas and methods for applications relevant to internal and externally funded programs. The successful candidate will contribute to and may lead the preparation of reports, papers, posters, presentations, etc.
Candidates must have received a PhD within the past five years (60 months) or within the next 8 months from an accredited college or university.
The qualified applicant must have a background in microbiology or related field with experience in cell sorting. The candidate must be able to independently design and execute experiments within their field of expertise.
PhD in relevant field.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Battelle Memorial Institute (BMI) at **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. (PNNL) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. All BMI staff must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States. BMI is an E-Verify employer. Learn more at ~~~.
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