VISITING RESEARCH SPECIALIST IN LIFE SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT OF PLANT BIOLOGY - SCHOOL OF LIFE SCIENCES
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN
Position available as laboratory technician, full time in the Department of
Qualifications: Individual should have a B.S. or M.S. degree in some aspect
of Agronomy, Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Microbiology or Electrical
Engineering and experience maintaining plant growth experiments, routine
chemical analyses, and statistical and spreadsheet applications on
computers. Experience with electronics and programming (BASIC) is highly
Responsibilities: The responsibilities include implementation of
controlled-environment experiments involving plants, operation and
maintenance of custom growth chambers, measurement of plant growth variables
and aspects of physiology, measurement of basic aspects of soil microbiology
and routine chemical analyses of plant tissues and soil.
Salary: Dependent on qualifications and includes a benefits package.
Send applications to: Dr. Evan DeLucia, Department of Plant Biology,
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 265 Morrill Hall, 505 S. Goodwin
Avenue, Urbana, Illinois 61801, 217-333-6177. Application should include a
cover letter, resume, and the name, phone number, and address of three referees.
Closing date: For full consideration applications should be received by 30
Starting date: As soon after the closing date as possible.
THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN IS AN
AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER