Requirements: Applicants must have a Ph.D. Degree. Proficiency in specific lab research techniques is required as outlined below. Additional Qualifications: Expertise in any of the following areas will be considered.
1. Bioinformatics and Statistics: REQUIRED: Knowledge of at least Python or R programming language; PREFERRED: a deep understanding of commonly used classification and clustering algorithms; experience in statistics and machine learning; knowledge of common data visualization techniques; basic knowledge of Linux system.
2. Chemical Synthesis: REQUIRED: Training in organic chemistry and synthetic chemistry; PREFERRED: chemical probe synthesis; solid-phase synthesis; experience in small scale synthesis and purification.
3. Molecular Biology: REQUIRED: Training in biology and molecular biology; familiar with common molecular biology techniques such as cell culture, protein expression/purification, DNA/RNA extraction; PREFERRED: previous experience related to one of the following areas a) cancer biology b) neurobiology and degenerative diseases c) cell cycles and development
4. Mass Spectroscopy and Proteomics: REQUIRED: Training in mass spectroscopy and deep knowledge of mass spectrometer; PREFERRED: familiar with mass spectrometry data analysis; experience with electronics and traps; experience with LTQ/Orbitrap instruments; capillary column separation; peptide/protein identification; protein crosslinking; knowledge of instrument application programming interface.
Applicants should submit a resume, cover letter and the names and contact information of three references to: https://jobs.uic.edu/job-board/job-details?jobID=143962 by April 16, 2021.