As of 1/4/2022,
Title of the position: Chemist IV
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Job Description: Plan, develop and carry out complex research projects using LC-MS/MS methods for a variety of biomedical studies, including structural identification and quantification of small molecules. Processes data and prepares statistical analysis to be presented to clients in a report format. Evaluate and improve upon existing analytical methods
Consult, coordinate and communicate with SECIM service clients regarding research projects, taking the lead in quantitative projects from initiation to completion and sending final project reports to client.
Grant writing. The senior chemist is expected to identify 3-5 funding opportunities per year, discuss those opportunities with the lab director, and take the lead in the grant writing and application process.
Manuscript preparation and submission. The senior chemist is expected to prepare and submit manuscripts for publication in coordination with faculty and resulting from the development of novel and other research methods. Chemist is also expected to present these research findings at national meetings8% Daily operation and maintenance of the instruments. Ensure that instruments are functioning as they should on a daily basis. Maintain instrument maintenance logs. Consult with Lab Manager regarding scheduled maintenance and service calls.
Direct, coordination, advise and train new students and other research personnel. As needed with new staff and/or instrumentation and methods.
Promotion of services offered by SECIM. Continuous effort to promote the center and lab. May be required to attend meetings outside of the state, and create advertising and promotional materials.
Additional duties will be given based on the needs of the lab.
Find more information here: https://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/en-us/job/519716/chemist-iv