Postdoctoral Fellow (Antibiotic Resistance and Microbial Ecology in Water Reuse)

Marquette University

Milwaukee, WI, USA 🇺🇸

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Posting Number201103416
Position TitlePostdoctoral Fellow
StateWI
Employment StatusFull Time
Position StatusLimited Term
If Limited Term (End Date of Assignment, Project, or Grant)01/03/2023
Position TypeFaculty
Position OverviewThe McNamara Research Group invites applications for a postdoctoral fellow to start in January 2023. The successful candidate will work with multiple research groups in the WQC and in Biology focusing on antibiotic resistance and microbial ecology in water reuse.
Duties and ResponsibilitiesCollaborate on water and wastewater sampling, experiments, testing. Conduct metagenomic analysis and sequencing analysis. Help mentor graduate and undergraduate students. Co-author peer-reviewed journal articles and disseminate results at conferences.
Required Knowledge, Skills and AbilitiesEarned doctorate degree by May, 2023 (spring semester)
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and AbilitiesExperience in microbial ecology, molecular methods and/or bioinformatics to characterized mixed microbial cultures and/or to determine functional gene presence and number is highly desirable. Experience in virus/phage inactivation and/or quantification is highly desirable. Experience mentoring graduate and/or undergraduate students in a research setting is desirable. Experience performing metagenomic analyses of mixed cultures is desirable.
DepartmentCivil & Environmental Eng
Posting Date09/08/2022
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Special Instructions to ApplicantsApplications must be submitted online via Marquette University’s Employment website and include a current copy of their curriculum vitae (CV).If selected for hire, you will need to provide a copy of your CV, 2 – 3 letters of recommendation, and a copy of your transcripts.
EOE StatementIt is the policy of Marquette University to provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other applicable federal or state-protected classification.

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