Research Support Specialist, Biochemistry

University at Buffalo

United States

February 11, 2022


Posting Details Fiscal Year 2021-2022

Position Title Research Support Specialist, Biochemistry Classification Title Research Support Specialist Department Biochemistry Posting Number R220017 Posting Link https: // www. Employer Research Foundation Position Type RF Clerical/Technical Type Full-Time Appointment Term Salary Grade N.11

Position Summary

A Biochemistry research group with a long-standing interest in mechanisms underlying DNA replication, repair and mutagenesis seeks a Research Support Specialist.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Work collaboratively with graduate and undergraduate students
  • Independently execute varied experimental procedures
  • Process research results and write summary reports
  • Train and instruct support staff on methods and procedures
  • Procure laboratory supplies
  • Maintain laboratory reagents, stocks and equipment.
  • Outstanding Benefits Package

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    As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, the Research Foundation will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin and veteran or disability status.

    Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S. in Biochemistry or related discipline
  • 1 year of research experience
  • Will have strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree with 1 or more year of research experience, or Bachelor's degree with 2 or more years of research experience
  • Physical Demands Salary Range $31,000 - $40,000 Work Hours

    Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Campus Downtown Campus Posting Alerts Special Instructions Summary

    Contact's Name Mark Sutton

    Contact's Title Professor, Biochemistry Contact's Email Contact's Phone 716-829-3581

    Posted 01/11/2022

    Deadline for applicants Open Until Filled Date to be filled

    Number of references required 2

    Reference Cutoff Date Instructions to Applicant

    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • Please provide a description of your research experience relative to the requested experience for this position.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Please indicate your current employment affiliation with the University at Buffalo.
  • Faculty
  • Faculty Student Association (FSA)
  • Research Foundation Employee
  • State Classified
  • State Professional
  • UB Foundation
  • TA/GA
  • Student
  • No Current Employment Affiliation
  • How did you first hear about this employment opportunity?
  • Chronicle of Higher Education
  • Conference
  • Personal Referral
  • Other
  • Documents Needed To Apply

    Required Documents

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Optional Documents