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Apply now Department: 3670020060 Biology
Job no: 514206
Employment type: Staff Full Time (Unclassified - Term)
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Worksite: On-site requirement
Categories: Research / Scientific / Grants, Natural / Quantitative Sciences
Pay Grade: 001

About This Role:

An immediate Postdoctoral Research Scientist position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Revathi Govind at Kansas State University, in Manhattan, Kansas. The mission of Dr. Govind’s lab is to understand various pathogenic mechanisms of the anaerobic pathogen, Clostridiodes difficile. Work in Dr. Govind’s lab is translational and they employ both in vitro and in vivo models of infection to answer clinically relevant questions.

Why Join Us:

Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off – vacation, sick, and holidays. To see what benefits are available, please visit:

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and inclusion.  The university actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others.  The University is dedicated to promoting the Principles of Community.

What You’ll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • PhD. Applicants interested in this position should hold a recent PhD degree in Immunology, Microbiology, Cell Biology or related area. Technical expertise in various molecular technique is required which includes, cloning, qRT-PCR, ELISA, RNA-Seq, protein expression and purification, and western blot.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with in vivo models and generation of mutant bacteria is advantageous. Training in bioinformatic analysis of big datasets, such as RNA-Seq transcriptomics, genomics, and metabolomics is valuable, but not essential.

Other Requirements:

  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment

How to Apply:

Please submit the following documents:

  1. Application
  2. Resume

Screening of Applications Begins:

Immediately and continues until position is filled.

Anticipated Hiring Salary Range:

$ 47,476 - $ 49,000 annual salary

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

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