Senior Researcher

Rutgers University

United States

June 16, 2021


Position Details Recruitment/Posting Title Senior Researcher

Posting Number 21TM0295 Department SEBS-Dept Marine & Coastal Science Overview Posting Summary

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Senior Researcher for the Department of Marine & Coastal Sciences.

Among the key duties of this position are the following: • Runs phytoplankton culture-based experiments as part of an NSF funded project exploring the role of nutrients in driving host-virus interactions in marine phytoplankton.

Position Status Hours Per Week 37.5 hours/week Daily Work Shift Day FLSA Nonexempt Position Salary $20.00-30.00/hr Payroll Designation PeopleSoft Terms of Appointment Temporary Staff Appointment - Hourly

Minimum Education and Experience

•Requires a Bachelor's degree in a related field. •Requires a minimum of two years of related experience.

Certifications/Licenses Preferred Qualifications

• Phytoplankton and bacterial culturing experience. • Sterile culture techniques, experiment design experience, analyzing data using R, writing up results for publication. • PhD in Marine Science or equivalent. • Post-doc experience preferred.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Equipment Utilized

• Flow cytometry, fast repetition rate fluorometry, Spectro fluorometer, epifluorescence microscopy, R, excel.

Physical Demands and Work Environment

• Physical demands require standing for extended periods of time during experiments.

Special Conditions

Posting Open Date 06/09/2021

Posting Close Date 06/16/2021 Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicants Regional Campus Rutgers University-New Brunswick Home Location Campus Cook (RU-New Brunswick) Location Details

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • Do you possess the minimum required education?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you possess the minimum required experience?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Applicant Documents

    Required Documents

  • Resume/CV
  • Optional Documents

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application