University of Texas at San Antonio Research Scientist Associate II in San Antonio, Texas
Title of Position Research Scientist Associate II
Requisition Number BES20170095P
Department Posting Name Biology
Location Main Campus
Recruitment Type External
Position Type This is a Classified, benefits eligible, position.
Grant Funded? Yes
Hours per week 40
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If Temporary, Ending Date
Recruiting Rate $30,276/Annualized(beginning salary negotiable depending on qualifications)
Beginning Salary Flexibility Yes
Pay Basis Salary
Required Education Master's Degree
Do you want to allow additional experience to substitute for required education? No
Preferred Education Doctoral Degree
Field of Study
Requires a Master’s Degree in Biology, Microbiology, Biotechnology, or a related field of study from an accredited institution.
MS Office Experience Required Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
Will this position require driving a UT or personally owned vehicle? No
Other Computer and Software Skills Required
Experience and Other Skills Required
One year of related research experience.
Do you want to allow additional education to substitute for required experience? No
Other Skills Preferred
Advanced courses leading to a Ph.D. in the field of assignment.
Two years of related research experience.
Experience with BSL-3 laboratory research equipment.
Description of Job Duties
Maintain inventory on laboratory supplies, stocks, help train, supervise laboratory personnel.
Maintain accurate records of research, order supplies and equipment necessary for experimentation.
Perform high-containment BSL-3 research, perform animal experiments, maintain records.
Designs and performs microbiological procedures for experimentation, records observations and measurements, and compiles data.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Posting Open Date 03/03/2017
Posting Close Date at midnight on
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Notes To Applicants
Note 1: At the discretion of the hiring department, this position will be classified as a Research Scientist Associate II or III based on the qualifications of the finalist candidate.
Note 2: UTSA is a tobacco-free campus.
Note 3: UTSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Note 4: This is a security sensitive position. Employment is contingent upon a successful background check.