Research Scientist -Proteomics Mass Spectrometry

Updated: 4 months ago
Location: Oklahoma City, OKLAHOMA
Deadline: The position may have been removed or expired!

Research Scientist -Proteomics Mass Spectrometry - 
Job Number:
: Chemistry/Biochemistry
Job Location
: Oklahoma-Norman-Norman Campus
: Full-time
Work Schedule: M-F, 8-5
Salary Range: $67,000
Benefits Provided: Yes 
Required Attachments: Resume, Cover Letter 

Job Description


The University of Oklahoma is hiring a Research Scientist to support proteomics analysis in the university core mass spectrometry facility that is housed in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. 

Primary responsibilities include all steps for sample preparation (e.g., protein extraction, fractionation and digestion, peptide clean-up), sample running, and data analysis including on intact proteins (eg use of Proteome Discoverer, Scaffold, Skyline).  This hire will assist proteomics investigators through a combination of sample service, collaborative work, and training of students or postdoctorals in needed techniques.  Secondary responsibiliites include assisting the MS Facility Directotor with other types of mass spectrometry (including a Waters SYNAPT G2Si Ion Mobility Q-TOF, an Agilent 6545 High Resolution Q-TOF, and a Perkin Elmer NexION 2000 Inductively Coupled Plasma-MS) and 3 HPLC/nanoHPLC systems.  


Job Requirements


Required Education: The candidate must hold a PhD in a proteomics related field (e.g., chemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology) OR equivalent combination of education/job related experience 

  • 3 or more years experience in high resolution mass spectrometry.   



  • The successful candidate should have excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills.  

Department Preferences:

  • Expertise using nano-LC-Orbitrap FTMS.

  • Post graduate work experience in related field.

Special Instructions: If you are selected as a final candidate for this position, you will be subject to The University of Oklahoma Norman Campus Tuberculosis Testing policy.  To view the policy, visit

Hiring contingent upon a Background Check?- Yes
Special Indications: None 
Job Posting
: Sep 24, 2019
Unposting Date
: Ongoing
View or Apply