Posting Number S01319P
Position Title Research Associate
Department Chemistry, Physics & Atmospheric Sciences
Salary Not listed.
Grant Funded Yes
Location Main Campus
Faculty, Staff, Admin or Student Staff
Number of Vacancies 1
The Department of Chemistry, Physics & Atmospheric Sciences at Jackson State
University is accepting applications for its Research Associate position.
Minimum Required Education
Applicants should have an M.S. or a Ph.D. degree in Chemistry or Biochemistry.
Minimum Required Experience
Applicants should have 3-4 years of laboratory research experience in
chemical biology and/or protein chemistry.
Applicants should be authors/co-authors of peer-reviewed articles in
biological or chemical sciences journals.
Minimum Required Licenses and/or Certifications
See knowledge, skills, and abilities along with the job duties and
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Self-motivated and well-organized.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Capacity to work collaboratively with team members.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
Perform experiments/benchwork that includes small molecule synthesis,
protein expression, purification, assays, and in silico modeling.
Manage and restock lab supplies.
Analyze data for presentations. peer-review publications, and reporting.
Provide minimal supervision of new undergraduate and graduate students,
and coordinate team meetings.
Jackson State University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability status, protected
veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Background Check Statement
Jackson State University is committed to providing a safe campus. JSU conducts
background checks for applicants being considered for employment. Background
checks include reference checks, criminal history/record check and when
appropriate a credit report or driving history report.
Open Date 11/23/2021
Close Date 11/28/2021
Open Until Filled (overrides close field) No
Special Instructions to Applicants
Posting Supplemental Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
What is the highest level of education attained?
High School Diploma
None of the above
Can you, if hired, provide proof of education?
Cover Letter/Letter of Application