Sr. Research Scientist – Mass Spectrometry

UT Southwestern Medical Center
June 12 2013
Position Type
Full Time
Job Type
Senior Scientist

Sr. Research Scientist
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX

UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, one of the world's leading academic medical centers, has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Research Scientist in our mass spectrometry core facility who will also help with the core's daily operations. This position entails both routine operation and maintenance of core instruments, as well as participation in experimental design and collaborative projects.

Job Requirements
The ideal candidate for our Sr. Research Scientist will have experience operating and trouble shooting micro and nano HPLC instruments, micro and nano electrospray sources and mass spectrometers (ion trap, time-of-flight, QQQ). Prefer experience with protein and peptide sample preparation, as well as computational and statistical analysis of large data sets. This position requires an individual with creativity, lateral-thinking, good communication skills and the willingness and ability to work as part of a larger, multidisciplinary team of scientists.

Company Overview
At UT Southwestern Medical Center, we transform lives and careers through the convergence of world-class medical education, medical research and patient care. It is this unique environment that allows us to stay at the forefront of medical discovery. UT Southwestern is recognized among the top academic medical centers in the world and is ranked nationally in 6 specialties by U.S. News & World Report. We employ world-class medical and scientific faculty, including 5 Nobel Laureates, 20 faculty members of the prestigious National Academy of Sciences' Institute of Medicine (IOM) and 20 members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. We offer a supportive, culturally diverse environment, competitive salaries and state of Texas benefits that begin the first day of employment. We are the future of medicine, today.

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Response Information
Please send your CV to and include a detailed list of all the HPLC and MS instruments with which you have experience. Please also include the instrument model and manufacturer, as well as the dates of operation. For more information, visit us online at