Montag, 4. Juli 2011

NMR Specialist Genomic Biology

The Institute for Genomic Biology has a position open for a NMR Specialist.

Position Announcement

NMR Specialist

Institute for Genomic Biology
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign

The Core Facilities in the Institute for Genomic Biology has purchased a
600 MHz NMR and a Protasis capillary flow probe for natural product
isolation. The new NMR Specialist will primarily be responsible for
developing training materials and maintenance schedules, training NMR
users, and maintaining the NMR. Secondary responsibilities will include
working with users of the optical microscopy instruments.

Currently the core facility at the institute for Genomic Biology houses
$2.5 million of optical microscopy, cleanroom and bioanalytical
equipment and is staffed by three full time academic professionals and
an administrative assistant.

Key Responsibilities
Provide quality training to NMR users.
Develop NMR training materials.
Maintain the NMR including scheduled Cryogen fills.
Work with NMR users to maximize efficient use of the NMR
Aid with training microscopy users as time permits.

Minimum Qualifications Masters Degree in Chemistry or related field. NMR

Desired Qualifications
Experience with proton NMR.
Experience with NMR hardware and software.

This is a full time 12 month, non-tenure track Academic Professional
position with full university benefits. The successful candidate would
start in the early fall. Salary will be commensurate with training and
experience. Please create your candidate profile at and upload your letter of interest (including
email address), resume and contact information for three professional
letters of reference by June 22, 2011. Position available as soon as
possible after the close date. Applicants may be interviewed before the
closing date; however, no hiring decision will be made until after that
date. All requested information must be submitted for your application
to be considered. For further information regarding the application
procedures, you may contact Kim Johnson,
Illinois is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and
welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas
who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity.