Director of Imaging and Microscopy Facility (Niles)

ABRC in Niles, MI

  • Industry: Executive Management - Administrative/Operational Support
  • Type: Full Time
  • $60,840.00 - 153,580.00
position filled

Director of Imaging and Microscopy Facility

Description

The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center (DDPSC) in St. Louis, MO seeks candidates to fill an opening for Director of the Imaging and Microscopy Facility (IMF). The successful candidate will manage and provide leadership to the IMF ( a core imaging facility, which provides a variety of microscopy and other imaging-related resources to scientists at DDPSC and in the surrounding community. Developing up-to-date sample prep and imaging capabilities, and participation in projects supported by extramural funding as PI or Co-PI on grants, are also expected.

Qualifications

Candidate should have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in a relevant field of study.

This position will demand an exceptional sense of customer service, flexibility, hands-on problem solving ability, as well as excellent written and oral communication skills. The successful candidate will be able to balance scientific and technical responsibilities with strategic management of a core facility, and should have:

? Expertise and proven record in one or more key imaging technologies used in plant biology including TEM/SEM and confocal microscopy

? Broad understanding of different imaging technologies and their most recent applications ? Commitment to maintaining and supporting a diverse and inclusive work environment ? Strong people skills with customer-oriented outlook in assisting and training facility users ? Good organizational skills with ability to manage time and budgets efficiently and effectively ? Strong sense of community and collaborative approach to science

Please provide a cover letter, CV, names and contact information for three references, and a statement that succinctly describes your vision for a modern core imaging facility.

Review of applications will begin on Nov. 15 and continue until a candidate is identified.

About the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center:

Founded in 1998, the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center is an independent, non-profit research institute with a mission to improve the human condition through plant science. Our twenty-four principal investigators work across the spectrum of basic to applied research in order to discover the underlying principles of how plants work, and seek ways to apply that knowledge towards improvement of agriculture and human health. The Centers work is funded through private philanthropy and competitive grants from many sources, including the National Institutes of Health, U.S. Department of Energy, National Science Foundation and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

The Danforth Center offers competitive pay and a generous benefits package.


You may be interested in these similar jobs!
University Of Michigan Health - Internal Medicine Outpatient Facility. (Benton Harbor)
Enterprise Medical Recruiting in Benton Harbor, MI

University of Michigan Health is seeking a Internal Medicine Physician to work in an outpatient facility Newly affiliated with University of Michigan…

Read More
Dentist (Niles)
Barton Associates in Niles, MI

A dentistry clinic in Michigan is looking for a dentist who can provide locum tenens coverage for approximately 13 days in January, with the chance o…

Read More
Urgent Care Physician (Niles)
Barton Associates in Niles, MI

A multi-specialty clinic in Michigan is looking for an urgent care physician to provide locum tenens coverage for approximately three months, beginni…

Read More
Geriatrician (Benton Harbor)
Barton Associates in Benton Harbor, MI

A clinic in Michigan is looking for a geriatrician to provide locum tenens coverage for approximately one month, beginning in December, with a possib…

Read More
Territory Sales Mgr - West Great Lakes (Saint Joseph)
CIVCO Radiotherapy in Saint Joseph, MI

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. (Other duties may be assigned.)Generate sales revenue to meet annual revenue sales goals…

Read More
(SLP) Speech Language Pathologist Full-Time for 19-20 School Year
ProCare Therapy in Niles, MI

A school near Niles, MI is in need of a Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) that can take on a full-time assignment for the current term. We ultimately…

Read More
Mortician (Mishawaka)
US Navy in Mishawaka, IN

About Though a Sailor's strength is forged by the power of the sea, even heroes fall. And if they do, we need devoted professionals ready to assist. …

Read More
Psychiatry Physician in Michigan (Benton Harbor)
Global Medical Staffing in Benton Harbor, MI

Psychiatry physician job in Michigan : We're looking for a psychiatrist to temporarily support a facility in Michigan, only an hour from Grand Rapids…

Read More
Infectious Disease Physician in Michigan (Niles)
Global Medical Staffing in Niles, MI

Infectious Disease physician job in Michigan : We need an infectious disease physician to temporarily assist a facility in eastern Michigan - you'll …

Read More
Physical Therapist - PRN/Contingent
Encore Rehabilitation Services in Niles, MI

Job Type:Per DiemAddress:Niles, MI 49120Functions under physician's orders. Provides and directs physical therapy services to residents, including as…

Read More