University of Wisconsin-Madison
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Position Summary: The Romero Laboratory is seeking a highly motivated Associate Scientist to join the protein engineering efforts. The incumbent will be expected to conceive and develop protein engineering methods to enhance the flux of isoprene biosynthesis pathways. The incumbent will also be expected to learn and use LCMS-based assays. Position Duties: List of Duties Institutional Statement on Diversity: Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals. The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background – people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world. For more information on diversity and inclusion on campus, please visit: Diversity and Inclusion Degree and Area of Specialization: Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience: – Minimum 5 years research experience at the Assistant Scientist level or its equivalent required. – Authorship or co-authorship of 5 or more articles in refereed journals, post degree; or authorship or coauthorship of one major scholarly work, post degree. Additional Information: The UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences is committed to maintaining and growing a culture that embraces diversity, inclusion, and equity, believing that these values are foundational elements of our excellence and fundamental components of a positive and enriching learning and working environment for all students, faculty, and staff. Department(s): A-COL OF AG & LIFE SCIENCES/BIOCHEMISTRY Work Type: Full Time: 100% Appointment Type, Duration: Ongoing/Renewable Salary: Minimum $55,627 ANNUAL (12 months) Depending on Qualifications Instructions to Applicants: To begin the application process please click on the ‘Apply Now’ button. Applicants will be asked to upload a current resume/CV and a cover letter briefly describing relevant experience, training and education for this position. Applicants are prompted to provide three professional references. References should include the contact’s name, telephone number, email address, and relationship to the applicant. Contact: Stefanie Lannoye Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: , STS: ) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. ) Official Title: ASSOCIATE SCIENTIST(E10FN) Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable Job Number: -AS The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply. If you need to request an accommodation because of a disability, you can find information about how to make a request at the following website: The University of Wisconsin-Madison is engaged in a Title and Total Compensation (TTC) Project to redesign job titles and compensation structures. As a result of the TTC project, official job titles on current job postings may change. Job duties and responsibilities will remain the same. For more information please visit: Employment will require a criminal background check. It will also require you and your references to answer questions regarding sexual violence and sexual harassment. The University of Wisconsin System will not reveal the identities of applicants who request confidentiality in writing, except that the identity of the successful candidate will be released. See Wis. Stat. sec. 19.36(7). The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains current campus safety and disciplinary policies, crime statistics for the previous 3 calendar years, and on-campus student housing fire safety policies and fire statistics for the previous 3 calendar years. UW-Madison will provide a paper copy upon request; please contact the University of Wisconsin Police Department.