Lincoln, Nebraska

Requisition Number: S_210631 Department: Center for Biotechnology-1318 Description of Work: The Microscopy Core Research Facility (https://biotech.unl.edu/microscopy) of the Nebraska Center for Biotechnology (https://biotech.unl.edu/) at University of Nebraska-Lincoln is hiring a Research Technologist. The qualified person will carry out advanced bio-imaging analyses, including confocal live-cell and immunofluorescence microscopy and electron microscopy. The technologist will provide quality services for users and should have knowledge of plant cell biology with experience in microscopy experiments. Since the work is in a core facility, the successful candidate will be customer service oriented with a willingness to help others.    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: Master's degree in plant biology or MS degree with research using plant cells plus one year of experience in fluorescence microscopy or transmission electron microscopy. Knowledge of plant anatomy and cell biology. Knowledge of fluorescence and confocal miscroscopy. Preferred Qualifications: Experience working in an academic environment. Experience working in a core facility setting. Plant live cell confocal (Nikon system) imaging skills. Instrumentation and troubleshooting skills. Posted Salary: $41,000/yr Minimum Job Type: Full-Time

Lincoln, Nebraska

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