Research Scientist

Employer
Texas A&M AgriLife Research
Location
College Station, Texas
Salary
Commensurate
Posted
June 18 2019
Ref
R-020908
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

The Research Scientist, will function as Chief Scientific Officer of the Stover Research Group at Texas A&M AgriLife Research in College Station, Texas.  

Responsibilities include:

  • Perform research on folate-mediated one-carbon metabolism in cell culture and animal models.
  • Assist with maintenance of laboratory equipment and laboratory supplies.
  • Grant and manuscript Writing.
  • Presentation of research data for publication and presentation.

Required Education:  Ph.D. or equivalent degree in the life or physical sciences.

Required Experience: 6 years of related experience which includes:

Required​ Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Established strong publication record and grant writing experience and expertise,
  • Technical expertise in molecular biology, mouse development, basic molecular biology and genomic or metabolomics  techniques,  
  • Ability to multi-task and work cooperatively with others.

Preferred Experience: Experience in mouse genetics, husbandry and development.  Additional expertise in neurophysiology or metabolomics, genomic approaches, and/or stable isotope tracer studies is desirable.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.