Research Scientist - Proteomics Mass Spectrometry

Employer
University of Oklahoma - Norman
Location
Norman, Oklahoma
Salary
$70,000 - $79,999
Posted
Apr 03, 2019
Closes
May 27, 2019
Field of specialization
Business
Work Function
Research-Applied
Job Type
Full time

Research Scientist - Proteomics Mass Spectrometry

The University of Oklahoma is hiring a Research Scientist to support proteomics analysis in the university core mass spectrometry facility that is housed in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. The candidate must hold a PhD in a proteomics related field (e.g., chemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology) and have extensive experience in high-resolution mass spectrometry, preferably with expertise using nano-LC-Orbitrap FTMS. Primary responsibilities include all steps for sample preparation (e.g., protein extraction, fractionation and digestion, peptide clean-up), sample running, and data analysis including on intact proteins (e.g. use of Proteome Discoverer, Scaffold, Skyline). This hire will assist proteomics investigators through a combination of sample service, collaborative work, and training of students or postdoctorals in needed techniques. Secondary responsibilities include assisting the MS Facility Director with other types of mass spectrometry (including a Waters SYNAPT G2Si Ion Mobility Q-TOF, an Agilent 6545 High Resolution Q-TOF, and a Perkin Elmer NexION 2000 Inductively Coupled Plasma-MS) and 3 HPLC/nanoHPLC systems. Good organizational, communication and interpersonal skills are necessary. Applicants must submit an ONLINE application at www.jobs.ou.edu for Job Requisition # 190593. Computers and personal assistance are available at the Office of Human Resources, 905 Asp, Room 205, Norman, OK 73069. Include job requisition number on all correspondence. Deadlines subject to change with or without notice. For further information on this or other University of Oklahoma job opportunities, please call (405) 325-1826 or access our website at www.hr.ou.edu. The University of Oklahoma is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. PI108802128