The Rabinowitz lab seeks a Research Specialist I or II in mass spectrometry to contribute to the operations and research efforts of their ~ 25-member team at Princeton University.
The Rabinowitz lab studies metabolism, with the overarching goal of applying this knowledge to the treatment of human disease (cancer, obesity, aging) and the production of biofuels. The lab is a leader in liquid chromatography mass spectroscopy (LC-MS) and isotope tracing of metabolism.
Primary work responsibilities include:
For interested individuals, the position also offers the opportunity (but not requirement) to engage in method development, unknown metabolite identification, data interpretation, report writing, and organization of team research efforts, which will frequently include collaborators from U Penn, Rutgers, and other Princeton University labs.
Essential qualifications include:
Additional (not required) qualifications include:
We are looking for a candidate who has related work experience, is a passionate learner, and has the commitment and persistence to take on new challenges. We are open to applicants with alternative educational backgrounds who demonstrate a strong record of work experience. We are willing to train the right candidate.
Applications must include a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references.
The position is open and review of applications will begin immediately. This will be a one-year term position, with the possibility of renewal given satisfactory job performance and continued funding.
This position is subject to the University's background check policy.
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