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Company:
Kansas State University
City:
Manhattan
State:
Kansas
Country:
USA
Posted: 05/10/2022
Fellow (Post Doc)

Fellow (Post Doc)

Department: 3670080050 Clinical Sciences

Job no: 513016

Employment type: Staff Full Time (Unclassified - Term)

Location: Manhattan, Kansas

Categories: Research / Scientific / Grants, Veterinary Medicine

Pay Grade: 001

About This Role:

The department of Clincial Sciences within the College of Veterinary Medicine is seeking applicants for a Fellow (Post Doc). The purpose of this post doc position is to assist in a variety of Beef Cattle Institute research efforts. These efforts include data analytics and other industry relevant projects. The qualified applicant will assist with project management, logistical coordination, and collaboration with multiple colleagues. The person will need to possess skills in all aspects of livestock research including experimental design, authoring protocols, designing data capture forms, performing statistical analysis, interpreting results, and generating outcomes in the form of public presentations and peer-reviewed manuscripts. Additional skills include data management, data analytics, statistical expertise, and generating deliverables in the form of oral or written presentations. Experience in project management and completing goals in a timely fashion is necessary. Experience in beef cattle research will be important as this person will work independently in addition to collaborating with faculty, graduate and veterinary students.

Duties/Responsibilities

• Research coordination: Work with Beef Cattle Institute team to achieve research goals including data analysis, resource / personnel allocation, logistics coordination, and outcome evaluation. The person in this position will be responsible for assisting with a variety of research projects including live-animal and data-based research. The person will help meet project milestones, define and adhere to project plans and budgets, and provide assistance and leadership in writing future proposals. Work will be summarized in written and oral forms and submitted for publication in peer-reviewed manuscripts.

• Work with graduate students and collaborative faculty to achieve project goals related to research programs.

• Assist BCI team in completing project goals associated with the research program including big data analytics, project management, and logistics coordination.

Why Join Us:

Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off - vacation, sick, and holidays. To see what benefits are available, please visit: https://www.k-state.edu/hcs/benefits/overview/

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and inclusion. The university actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others. The University is dedicated to promoting the https://www.k-state.edu/about/community.html

What You'll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Qualifications:

• PhD

Preferred Qualifications:

• Previous beef cattle research experience

• Skills and aptitude in conducting and disseminating research

• Preference to previous use of statistical software R

• Training in beef cattle research with a history of publications

Other Requirements:

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment

How to Apply:

Please submit the following documents:

• Resume

• Cover letter

• Contact information for three professional references

Screening of Applications Begins:

Screening begins immediately and continues until position is filled.

Anticipated Hiring Salary Range:

$50,000 - $60,000/year

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

Advertised: May 09, 2022

Application Closes: Open until filled

To apply, visit https://apptrkr.com/3064331