All open positions at Colorado State University are posted online at www.jobs.colostate.edu. Please reference active postings for more information about application dates, job qualifications, and application requirements.

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Colorado State University (CSU) strives to provide a safe study, work, and living environment for its faculty, staff, volunteers and students. To support this environment and comply with applicable laws and regulations, CSU conducts background checks. The type of background check conducted varies by position and can include, but is not limited to, criminal (felony and misdemeanor) history, sex offender registry, motor vehicle history, financial history, and/or education verification. Background checks will be conducted when required by law or contract and when, in the discretion of the university, it is reasonable and prudent to do so.

MIP Postdoctoral Fellow – Open Pool

Temporary Postdoctoral Fellow positions may become available throughout the year in the Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology in the area of infectious disease research. Applicants must have a doctoral or equivalent degree in Microbiology, Immunology, Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Veterinary Pathology, Epidemiology or closely related field at time of hire.

The pool is open for six months at a time; after each expiration date,  individuals wishing to be reconsidered  must reapply to the next MIP Postdoctoral Fellow – Open Pool posting.

MIP Research Associates I, II, or III – Open Pool

The department accepts applications on an ongoing basis from individuals who are interested in obtaining research positions within the department in laboratories in the areas of infectious disease research. The open positions may be temporary or special assignment and may be for limited time periods.

Research Associate positions are available in the Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology in the area of infectious disease research. Applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree in microbiology, biology, molecular biology, biochemistry or a closely related field.

These positions include interaction with the Principal Investigator as well as other research assistants. The individual will be part of a team of researchers completing a federally funded research project and will have a broad range of responsibilities which may include but are not limited to:

  1. General lab organization and ordering of supplies.
  2. Management of records associated with compliance with Human or Animal Institutional Review Board protocols and guidelines.
  3. Data collection and subsequent analysis using custom computer programs.
  4. Data entry and management of electronic data records.
  5. Statistical analysis.
  6. Training other personnel in data collection and analysis.
  7. Supervision of the activities of undergraduate and graduate student research assistants.
  8. Physiological experiments with animals.
  9. Handling of laboratory animals and tissue/blood samples.
  10. Participate in professional development opportunities as appropriate.
  11. Write reports, check documentation, maintain inventory, maintain critical data, and insure compliance with grant criteria.

The pool is open for six months at a time; after each expiration date,  individuals wishing to be reconsidered  must reapply to the next MIP Research Associates I, II, or III – Open Pool posting.