Purdue University Researcher - West Lafayette - Biochemistry in West Lafayette, Indiana

As part of the Wisecaver Lab , this individual will direct, maintain, and advance research projects selected by the Principal Investigator (PI). Will play a key role in contributing to manuscript preparation and preparing supporting material such as technical manuscripts, poster presentations, seminars, etc. Will advise and direct any laboratory personnel in association with research project(s) including students, technicians, and post PhD personnel working on related or overlapping projects. This is a great opportunity to oversee the general operation of a laboratory and supervise undergraduate and graduate students in providing assistance with daily lab maintenance.Required:Bachelor's degree in Biochemistry or closely related field.Three years' post-baccalaureate experience in a related and relevant laboratory environment or research field.Knowledge of specialized laboratory techniques, as well as basic laboratory skills.Strong written and verbal communication skills among peers, with the ability to effectively collaborate, contribute to grants and manuscript writing, participate in professional meetings, etc.Ability to conduct research within expected safety guidelines and standards.Ability to work well with minimal supervision in performing experiments, recording data and results, reporting results, etc., while following appropriate laboratory protocols and procedures.Ability to utilize discretion in all areas of research, including the design of lab experiments, choice of methods and strategies, and resolution of day-to-day issues.Preferred:Master's degree in Biochemistry, Biophysics, Bioinformatics or related field.Additional Information:Purdue will not sponsor an employment related visa for this position.A background check will be required for employment in this position.FLSA: Exempt (Not Eligible for Overtime)Retirement Eligibility: Defined Contribution Waiting Period.Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.VEVRAA Federal ContractorRequest Priority Protected Veteran ReferralsEOE -Veteran /Disabled/Minority/AA/F/M/SO