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 such as confocal live-cell and immunofluorescence microscopy. The technologist will provide quality services for users and should have some knowledge of plant biology with experience in microscopy experiments, instrument and computer skills. Being a core facility the successful candidate will be customer service oriented with a willingness to help others.
Application review process will begin on Nov 1, 2018.
Requirements and Qualifications: M.Sc. is required (PhD is also acceptable). BSc with major in the area of plant biology, MSc degree with research using plant cells with at least one-year experience in fluorescence microscopy. Preferred Knowledge and Skills: Plant live-cell confocal (Nikon system) imaging skills; worked in an academic environment, core facility setting is a plus.
Internal Number: 61348
About Nebraska Center for Biotechnology
The University of Nebraska Lincoln (UNL) Center for Biotechnology provides state of the art technologies for research through core facilities, enriches the research environment at UNL through a weekly seminar series, provides training to faculty, students and staff through workshops and short courses and awards student fellowships and scholarships.
We offer core facilities for bioinformatics, flow cytometry, genomics, microscopy, plant transformation, and proteomics/metabolomics. The activities of the Center are supported by funds from the Nebraska Research Initiative and grants from NSF and NIH. We aim to provide services and training to enhance the research environment and research capabilities at the University of Nebraska and for local and regional businesses.