Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities
Employment Opportunities

Lecturer in Chemistry

UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA - LINCOLN

Apply online (https://employment.unl.edu) to Requisition #F_210138

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln (UNL) is seeking a full-time Lecturer to teach principally organic chemistry courses beginning Spring semester 2022. This is a non-tenure track nine-month academic year appointment with full benefits and holds the possibility of a one- or two-year initial appointment, depending on qualifications, and subsequent renewal. Responsibilities will include teaching multiple sections of organic chemistry laboratory classes, introductory organic chemistry lecture, managing Teaching Assistants, holding office hours, and associated responsibilities. Alternative teaching responsibilities may include introductory chemistry, general chemistry, or honors seminars. There are no assigned duties during the summer months, but there may be opportunities for summer teaching for additional salary. We seek an individual who has an innate interest in teaching and who can motivate students to learn through student-centered learning techniques. Information about the Department and this faculty position can be found at www.chem.unl.edu.

Minimum qualifications: A Ph.D. or equivalent in chemistry, chemical education, or a related discipline and demonstrated strong commitment to excellence in undergraduate education; in recent years all appointees at a minimum have completed all of the requirements for the Ph.D. except the dissertation.

Preferred experience includes: Preferred candidates will have demonstrated the ability to teach a variety of freshman- and sophomore-level large-enrollment chemistry courses (100 or more students).

Go to the link https://employment.unl.edu/postings/75541 to view this job posting and to apply for the position. To be considered, please upload a cover letter, detailed resume and the names of three references with your completed application. Review of applications will begin Nov. 16, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is an EO/AA employer and encourages minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.

Assistant Professor with Expertise in Medicine Relevant Chemical Biology

UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA - LINCOLN

Apply online (https://employment.unl.edu) to Requisition #F_210141

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln (UNL) is seeking a Assistant Professor with Expertise in Medicine Relevant Chemical Biology. The position is anticipated to emphasize research in biomedically relevant chemical biology and would be affiliated with the Nebraska Center for Integrated Biomolecular Communication (NCIBC; http://ncibc.unl.edu/). NCIBC focuses on probing spatial and temporal aspects of chemical and biochemical communication. Possible areas include, but are not limited to, biological mass spectrometry, chemical OMICS, protein engineering/design, virtual screening, high-throughput drug discovery, and/or medicinal chemistry. Teaching undergraduate and graduate courses as well as service to the department, College and/or the University.

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees’ differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.

Minimum qualifications: a PhD in chemistry, biochemistry or allied discipline. The faculty member filling the position will demonstrate the capability of teaching in basic, advanced, and graduate level chemistry courses.

Preferred experience includes: a strong record of scholarly activity as evidenced by a significant publication record, the potential for developing an externally funded research program in biomedically relevant chemical biology, and expertise in the teaching of chemistry content or pedagogy to undergraduate and/or graduate students. Information about the department and this faculty position can be found at http://www.chem.unl.edu.

To “Apply for this Job" follow this link: https://employment.unl.edu/postings/75535. You will then either create an application or edit your current application that is on file. Review of applications will begin Dec. 1, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.

Metabolomic-Proteomics Research Specialist

UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA - LINCOLN

Apply online (https://employment.unl.edu) to Requisition #S_210943

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln (UNL) is seeking a Metabolomic-Proteomics Research Specialist. This position is responsible for a variety of tasks in the CIBC Systems Biology Core Facility, including but not limited to, preparing NMR and MS samples, running automated high-throughput NMR and MS screens, batch processing and interpretation of NMR and MS spectra, statistical analysis, automation of protocols, and other projects and duties as assigned. Extensive training will be provided. The Metabolomic-Proteomics Research Specialist will be a contact point and liaison for CIBC researchers interested in metabolomics and proteomics research.

Minimum qualifications: Bachelor of Science or Arts degree in chemistry, biochemistry or related field plus 2 years of experience in one or more of the following areas: prokaryote, eukaryote or tissue culture preparation; metabolomics and/or proteomics samples preparaton from various biological sources; nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy (NMR), or mass spectrometry (MS) required. Training will be provided, working with a variety of biological samples (e.g. pathogens, human tissue, and fluids). Training will be provided in safety and other areas.

Preferred experience includes: Master’s in Science or Arts degree in chemistry, biochemistry or related field preferred. Experience with chromatography techniques, multivariate or univariate statistics, or robotics/automation is highly desirable.

Go to the link https://employment.unl.edu/postings/75528 to view this job posting and to apply for the position. To be considered, please upload a cover letter, detailed resume and the names of three references with your completed application. Review of applications will begin October 29, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is an EO/AA employer and encourages minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.

Laboratory Storekeeper

UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA - LINCOLN

Apply online (https://employment.unl.edu) to Requisition #S_210886

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln (UNL) is seeking a Laboratory Storekeeper. The laboratory storekeeper will coordinate, in conjunction with the lab manager, the undergraduate general Chemistry teaching labs and stockroom in Hamilton Hall. It is expected that the laboratory storekeeper will be familiar with the material to be covered in each lab on a day to day basis; including required chemicals, equipment, and any other materials. The laboratory storekeeper will assist the undergraduate lab TAs with the day to day procedures of the lab. This position requires knowledge of chemicals, chemistry lab glassware, equipment and safe lab practices.

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees’ differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.

Minimum qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in chemistry, or closely related field, with two years of related experience in laboratory experimentation; combination of equivalent education and experience will be considered. Previous experience in laboratory classroom/stockroom environment with the handling of chemicals specifically organic. This position requires knowledge of chemistry lab glassware, equipment, reagents and safe lab practices. Work history will have demonstrated excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills preferred, attention to detail, a high level of accuracy, ability to multi-task and to work within established procedures.

Preferred experience includes: Ideal candidate will have experience assisting in the coordination of an organic chemical laboratory/stockroom and/or supervising of TA’s/students. Preferred experience assisting in the coordination of a lab and/or supervising employees. Information about the department and this staff position can be found at http://www.chem.unl.edu.

To “Apply for this Job" follow this link: https://employment.unl.edu/postings/75323. You will then either create an application or edit your current application that is on file. Review of applications will begin October 18th, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.