The W.M. Keck Biomedical Mass Spectrometry Lab, a part of the Biomolecular Analysis Facility Core at the University of Virginia School of Mediciane, seeks a Senior Scientist to expand our work in the areas of proteomics and metabolomics using state-of-the-art instruments to support research within the institution in areas such as the Cancer Center and Microbiome Initiative. This position requires expertise and hands-on experience in biomedical science. The candidate should be well versed in mass spectrometry and chromatography as well as protein and small molecule chemistry. You will support the director through sample preparation, operation/maintenance of advanced mass spectrometers (Orbitrap ID-X and Q Exactive HF-X â“ Orbitrap Exploris 480 coming Fall 2019), and data analysis using advanced software packages (Proteome Discoverer, Compound Discoverer, Scaffold, etc). This work will advance institutional goals in proteomic and metabolomic profiling and translational research.
The ideal candidate will have a proven record of excellent communication and team support. You should be highly motivated and able to work independently when designing and executing experiments. The customer support of researchers within the institution is a high priority. Projects will include use of existing techniques to answer current biological challenges and the development of new technologies in proteomics and metabolomics.
TO APPLY: EXTERNAL APPLICANTS: please apply through Workday at the following URL, https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs , and search for requisition # R0007620. Complete an application online and attach a cover letter, CV/resume, and contact information for three references (name, email address, telephone number, address). INTERNAL UVA APPLICANTS: please apply through your Workday Home page, search âœFind Jobsâ, and search for requisition # R0007620. Complete an application online and attach a cover letter, CV/resume, and contact information for three references (name, email address, telephone number, address).
Internal Number: R0007620
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