Location: Newport, RI Category: Education Posted On: Mon Jun 24 2019 Job Description:
The Biology and Biomedical Sciences Department at Salve Regina University seeks a Post-Baccalaureate Researcher to work in the laboratory of Dr. Anne Reid studying the role of flagellin methylation on Salmonella enterica-plant and host interactions. The grant-funded position is full-time for one year (12 calendar months), with possibility of renewal for up to 3 years. The position start date is August 23, 2019. A flexible schedule is important as occasional evening and weekend work will be required.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Conduct original, independent research under the supervision of Dr. Reid
Participate in the training of undergraduate students
Keep a detailed and up-to-date record of all experiments performed
Contribute to the generation of manuscripts for publication
Perform general lab maintenance duties (inventory, orders, etc.)
BS in Biology, Microbiology or related field at the time of hire
Experience with culture and manipulation of bacteria and molecular biology techniques is preferred but not required
Salve Regina University offers generous benefits to eligible employees including:
health and dental coverage
tuition benefits and more
Salve Regina University strives to provide equal opportunity in employment and education to all employees, students and applicants. No employee, student or applicant shall be discriminated against or harassed on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, age, marital or parental status, military or veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected by applicable federal or state law, in the administration of Salve Regina's employment policies, education policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic and other University administered programs. In accordance with Title IX, it does not discriminate on the basis of sex in any of its educational programs or activities. Salve Regina is also committed to making its programs and campus accessible to its visitors and compliant with all applicable non-discrimination laws.
Internal Number: 112199
About Salve Regina University
Located on a picturesque campus in the historic city of Newport, R.I., Salve Regina University is a Catholic, coeducational university founded by the Sisters of Mercy. The University offers a comprehensive education with a liberal arts foundation that fosters the development of each student's individual talents.Accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, the University enrolls more than 2,700 undergraduate and graduate students from across the U.S. and around the world. Salve Regina's diverse range of academic programs is complemented by community service initiatives, extracurricular activities and a full athletics program featuring varsity, intramural and club sports.The undergraduate course of study is designed to further intellectual, social and spiritual growth and encourage students to work for a world that is harmonious, just and merciful. Graduate and continuing education programs are tailored to the unique needs of adult students, combining the integration of knowledge and personal values with the development of greater competency in both theory and practice.Salve Regina's 80-acre campus is set on seven contiguous Gilded Age estates and features 21 st...ructures of historic significance that have been sensitively adapted to meet University needs while also preserving their status as treasures of the 19th and early 20th centuries.