University of Idaho
Research Specialist, Senior
Col of Agricultural & Life Sciences
$41,308 per year or higher depending on education and experience
Skilled assistance is necessary for the conduct of human subjects' research focused on dietary challenges in lactating women and the microbes and other constituents in human milk. A person is needed to support many activities for grant-funded projects including designing dietary intervention strategies, recruiting and enrolling human subjects, and leading the conduct of a dietary challenge in lactating women.
- Required Education: Bachelors degree in human nutrition, biology, or related field
- Required Experience: Two years of post-bachelors laboratory experience or work with human subjects (including in the clinical setting) equivalent to a staff research assistant.
- MS or PhD in human nutrition, biology or related field
- Registered Dietician
- Experience with human dietary intervention studies
- Experience working with human subjects
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
- Willing to work weekends or after hours as needed
- Willing to travel for short periods of time as the research may require conduct outside of Moscow. Possible study locations include Boise, Spokane, and Coeur dAlene areas.
Open Until Filled:
Please provide a letter of qualification, resume and three (3) references with the online application.
IMPORTANT: To be considered, your Letter of Qualification must address EACH of the required qualifications, including pertinent education and/or experience. In addition, to improve your ranking during the evaluation process, address as many of the Preferred Qualifications as possible. Information on a resume will not be accepted as a substitute for submitting a Letter of Qualification.
Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
To apply, please visit: jobs.uidaho.edu
University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.