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Athletics Seeking CHEM Tutors

The CU Athletics Department is currently looking for qualified Chemistry tutors to join our staff.  Applicants must be available to meet with student-athletics Sunday-Thursday 3-9 PM during fall and spring terms, and must have at least a 3.0 Cumulative GPA and a B or better in the course(s) tutored.  Spring tutoring will begin Tuesday, January 20th and Tutor Training will be held Thursday, January 15th.  If hired, please plan on attending Tutor Training.

Some advatages to being a tutor in Athletics include a safe work environment, a flexible work schedule, automated web-based scheduling, and discounted/complimentary tickets to athletics events.  Our tutoring sessions are typically one-hour long and occur in our study center in the Dal Ward Athletics Buliding.  On average, tutors work 4-6 hours per week.  If you are interested please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Pay is $15 per hour to doctoral students, $13 per hours to masters students, and $10 per hour to undergraduate students.

Research Compliance Analyst - Export Controls

The University of Colorado's Boulder Office of Research Integrity has an opportunity for an Export Control Analyst. This position conducts independent analysis of project Protocols to ensure compliance with federal export laws and university policy, uses sophisticated databases (such as Visual Compliance), and authors reports for use by the Office of Research Integrity in the Office of the Vice Chancellor of Research.

The Department of Export Controls works with foreign national collaborators, institutions, or students that may fall under the purview of various federal export control laws. In general, these regulations involve military technology (including nearly all space-based research), "dual-use" technologies (including a wide range of equipment from distillers to laser), as well as nearly any kind of financial transactions with certain embargoed countries or individuals.

Ideal candidates for this research comliance position will have an engineering or technical background and some experience in researc compliance in a univeristy or industry research setting. A bachelor's degree in engineering, science, amth or other technical field or a bachelor's degree in a non-technical field and a minimum of two years' experience in export/import compliance is required. Experience or education in business law would be helpful.

For more information and to apply, please see the full job posting at: http://www.jobsatcu.com/postings/88500

 

Faculty of Arts & Science

Harvard University

Department of Molecular & Celluar Biology

We are seeking a dynamic and highly interactive scientist with a love of biology to join our Department in the position of Scientific Director. The Scientific Director will play a key role in the development and implementation of multiple research and educational projects that suffort the faculty and our department and interdepartmental goals. You will join our efforts in faculty recruitment, outreach, education, fundraising, scientific planning, and events such as retreats and seminar series.

The Successful candidate needs to have a Ph.D in biological or biomedical sciences, as well as outstanding interpersonal, writing and communication skills. You must be outgoing, engaging, and energetic and help foster a culture that is interactive, supportive and diverse.

If you are interested in an exciting and rewarding scientific career among some of the world's best biologist, please submit, by December 2, 2014, a cover letter, CV and 3 letters of recommendation to Susan Foster, Executive Director of Molecular & Cellular Biology at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . You are also required to apply online at: http://hr.harvard.edu/jobs (requisition # is 34141BR)

 

Visiting Assistant Professor in Biochemistry

The Chemistry Department at Davidson College, a highly selective small liberal arts college near Charlotte, NC, invites applications for a non-tenur track visiting position in Biochemistry at the Assistant Professor level beginning August 1, 2015. The appointment is for two years. Candidates will teach classroom and laboratory courses in biochemistry and general or organic chemistry courses as expertise allows.

Candidates must have PhD in chemistry, biochemistry, or a related field and a commitment to outstanding teaching and research with undergraduate; postdoctoral experience is preferred. Position inquiries may be directed to Cindy Hauser, Associate Professor and Chair of Chemistry, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Only online applications will be accepted (http://jobs.davidson.edu). Review of applicaitons will begin November 15 and contine until the position is filled.

Postdoctoral Researcher: Dr. Yiliang Ding Lab in United Kingdom

Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Scientist in the group of Dr. Yiliang Ding at the John Innes Centre to study the role of in vivo RNA structure in plant response to stress. The successful candidates will join a team at JIC working on multiple aspects of experimentation: genome-wide in vivo RNA structure analysis, targeted individual RNA structure characterisation, biological function analysis and corresponding bioinformatics analysis. The details of the group can be found at

https://www.jic.ac.uk/scientists/yiliang-ding/

 

The successful applicant will have an excellent Chemistry or Nucleic acid Chemistry or Biochemistry or Biology background. Experience of transcriptome study and RNA structure probing are desirable but not essential. The John Innes Centre is a world-class institute and is looking to appoint an exceptional and highly motivated candidate who has, or expects to soon receive a PhD in Chemistry or Nucleic acid Chemistry or Biochemistry or Biology. We will be providing the job-holder with opportunities to develop their skills and knowledge by excellent training opportunities in the fields of RNA structure and RNA biology.

Salary on appointment will be within the range £29,500 to £36,060 per annum depending on qualifications, skills and experience. This post is for a period of 3 years in the first instance.

For further information and details of how to apply, please visit our website

http://jobs.jic.ac.uk

or contact Dr. Yiliang Ding

Closing date: December 5, 2014

Qualifications: Postgraduate - Doctorate/PhD in Chemistry or Nucleic acid Chemistry or Biochemistry or Biology