<x-flowed>Iowa State University is seeking applicants for a microarray core
facility manager. Responsibilities include operating and maintaining
Affymetrix core equipment and providing service to University users.
Duties include generating raw data with user-supplied samples and
microarrays, updating application software as needed, and interacting
with facility users and computer support staff. In addition, the
incumbent will be responsible for evaluating new technologies,
implementing new protocols, establishing a rate structure for the
facility and maintaining the facility budget. The duties of this
position require the ability to independently conduct experiments
under the supervision of an established researcher and to work
effectively as a team member.
Required qualifications: Master's degree in Biology, Genetics or a
related field and two years of relevant professional experience with
molecular biology techniques are required. Preferred qualifications:
Ph.D. in a related field, experience with genomics research and
technologies, and quality control.
Salary/wages will be commensurate with experience. To guarantee
consideration, application must be received by September 23, 2002. To
apply, send cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information
for three references to Affymetrix Core Manager Search, c/o Steve
Whitham, Iowa State University, Department of Plant Pathology, 351
Bessey Hall, Ames, IA 50011-1020; Tel: 515-294-4952; Fax:
515-294-9420; email: swhitham at iastate.edu
Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.