Research Associate

Position Information

Position Details

Position Number 90856
Class Title Research Associate
Job Description

The Hybrid Systems Lab at the University of Central Florida is recruiting for a cell culture research associate. Research will include working with different cell types and cellular in vitro interactions with self-assembled monolayers and cross-disciplinary interactions. The selected candidate will also be responsible for helping with writing and editing manuscripts/presentations, instructing graduate students in cell culture techniques.

Minimum Qualifications

A bachelor’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization and four years of appropriate experience. Appropriate college coursework may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience. If minimum requirements of the position do not require post high school education, an applicant is not required to provide the information on the application.

Additional Minimum Requirements
  • Master’s degree from an accredited institution in biology or a related discipline and 0-2 years relevant experience.
  • Bachelor of science degree and 2-4 years appropriate experience will also be considered.
Veterans’ Preference

Preference will be given to eligible veterans and their eligible spouses in accordance with Chapter 295 of the Florida Statutes. Applicants claiming preference are responsible for providing required documentation by the closing date of the position. For more information on Veterans’ Preference, please visit

Special Conditions

This is a reposted position. Previous applicants are still being considered and do not need to reapply.

State Benefits eligibility for OPS employees are subject to criteria established by the State of Florida. The state’s benefits administrator, People First, determines eligibility and coordinates enrollment. If this position becomes eligible for state benefits the employee will be notified directly by People First.
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Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

FTE 1.0-Full-Time
Requisition Number 009229
Job Open Date 10/27/2017
Job Close Date 01/18/2018
Open Until Filled No
Division Academic Affairs
College/Area Office of Research & Commercialization (Research)
Department Research-NanoScience Technology Center (NSTC)
Annual Salary $13.46 - $18.27 per hour
Type of Appointment for Staff OPS
If temporary, time limited, emergency, or multi -year contract, please specify timeframe
Job Category Staff
Additional Application Materials Required
Work Schedule


Work Location Orlando (Main)
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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and four years of appropriate experience? Appropriate college coursework may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Will you now or in the the future require sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g. H-1B visa status)?
    • Yes
    • No

Optional & Required Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Doc 1
  4. Other Doc 2
  5. Other Doc 3