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Postdoctoral Research Associate Position in Biochemistry/Molecular Biology

Postdoctoral Research Associate Position in Biochemistry/Molecular Biology Education Research at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln.

 The successful candidate will develop interactive teaching modules and assessments focused on enhancing student understanding of the structure and function of macromolecules using physical three-dimensional models as part of ongoing efforts to transform undergraduate biochemistry education.  This postdoc will be part of an NSF-funded collaboration led by Karin van Dijk, Rebecca Roston, and Tomas Helikar from the Department of Biochemistry and Brian Couch from the School of Biological Sciences.  They will also join a growing community of discipline-based education researchers at Nebraska. Continue reading

The DOE Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) program is now accepting applications!

The Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Science is pleased to announce that the Office of Science Graduate Student Research (SCGSR) program is now accepting applications for the 2015 Solicitation 2 

Applications are due 5:00pm ET onTuesday December 15, 2015.

 *Update for the 2015 Solicitation 2: The SCGSR program is now open to graduate students with Permanent Resident status, in addition to U.S. Citizens, who meet all other eligibility requirements. Detailed information about the program, including eligibility requirements and access to the online application system, can be found at:http://science.energy.gov/wdts/scgsr/.

  The SCGSR program is open to current Ph.D. students in qualified graduate programs at accredited U.S. academic institutions, who are conducting their graduate thesis research in targeted areas of importance to the DOE Office of Science.

For any questions, please contact the SCGSR Program Manager, Dr. Ping Ge, at sc.scgsr@science.doe.gov.

Faculty Position, Broad Area Search Department of Bioengineering Stanford University

The Department of Bioengineering at Stanford University, which is jointly supported by the Schools of Medicine and Engineering, invites applications for a tenure-track junior faculty appointment (Assistant Professor and untenured Associate Professor). Applicants are expected to have a doctoral degree in an engineering or science discipline.

Applications will be accepted only through an on-line process. Applicants should visit our recruitment site at: http://soe-apps.stanford.edu/FacultyApplyBioE. This web site will be open to receive applications starting September 1, 2015 and applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. Applications should include a brief research and teaching plan, a detailed C.V. including a publications list, and the names and addresses of at least five references.

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF BIOLOGY

The biology department at Goucher College is currently accepting applications for a tenure-track position as an assistant professor of biology, starting in August, 2016. We are looking for a broadly-trained microbiologist, with expertise in environmental microbiology.  If hired, you will teach intermediate or advanced courses in microbiology, participate in introductory courses for majors and/or non-majors, develop a research program that includes undergraduates, and contribute to the environmental studies major Continue reading

Position: Assistant Professor in Sustainability and Geographic Information Science

Temple University, Philadelphia PA. 

Urban Studies (GUS) invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor beginning in academic year 2016-2017. A Ph.D. in Geography or related field isrequired by the start of employment. We are looking for individuals who will excel at conducting research and providing graduate and undergraduate instruction in an interdisciplinary department.

Please send a letter that addresses teaching and research interests, a copy of your most recent curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references to Tycina Cousin, Administrative Coordinator, Department of Geography and Urban Studies, 308 Gladfelter Hall, Temple University (025-­‐27), Philadelphia, PA 19122. Electronic applications arerequired and should be sent to: tcousin@temple.edu. Review of applications will begin September 7, 2015 and will continue until the position is filled.

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PostDoctoral Position in Materials/Analytical Chemistry.

We have recently demonstrated the feasible syntheses of novel solid phase materials from a group of uniform materials based on organic salts (GUMBOS). A postdoctoral position is available for investigating the use of these materials for analytical applications, particularly sensing using the quartz crystal microbalance (QCM). To be highly competitive for this position, candidates should have a Ph.D. in chemistry, materials, physics, or related areas with research experiences in either of the following areas: analytical and/or physical chemistry, spectroscopy of materials, organic synthesis, syntheses and applications of nanomaterials, or syntheses of ionic liquids. Interested candidates should submit their CV and 3 letters of references to Professor Isiah M. Warner at the address listed below or via email (iwarner@lsu.edu). All applications will be considered until the position is filled.

Department of Chemistry
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Office Phone: (225) 578-2829

LSMCE Annual Conference 2015

ARE YOU A STUDENT CURRENTLY CONDUCTING STEM RESEARCH?  APPLY TODAY!

Submission deadline is Friday, September 4, 2015 by 11:00 PM EST.

The Louis Stokes Midwest Center of Excellence (LSMCE) is hosting its third annual conference on October 23-25, 2015, in Indianapolis.

The conference will showcase student STEM research. Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP) faculty mentors are encouraged to invite their students to apply. The poster session will be held on Saturday, October 24, 2015, from 2:00 to 4:00 PM in the Golden Ballroom Preconvene.

Undergraduate abstract submissions selected to present will receive complimentary conference registration, two nights complimentary lodging at the Wyndham Indianapolis West, and a $250 travel award. Awardees will be notified via email by September 16 , 2015.

Submit your student poster abstract via the online form only:

http://lsmceconference.org/call-for-proposals/undergraduate-student-posters-submissions/poster-session/

Postdoctoral Recruitment Forum

University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine
Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

The Postdoctoral Recruitment Forum is now accepting applications. Senior graduate students who have completed or expect to complete their PhD in 2015 or 2016 are able to apply in order to participate in the forum, which takes place from September 10 to September 12.  The deadline for applications is Thursday, July 30 at 5:00 p.m.

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Position Available: Lamont Assistant Research Professor – Quaternary Climate Science

The Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University invites applications for a Lamont Assistant Research Professor position in Quaternary climate science. Candidates must have completed their Ph.D. in a related field by the time of appointment. Candidates with 2-3 years postdoctoral experience in a related field will be preferred. Interested candidates should provide a CV, list of publications, statement of research interests, list of funded projects and pending proposals, statement of science education and outreach interests if applicable, and the names and addresses of at least three references.

Applications should be submitted online by 19 July 2015 at:
https://academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=61087

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