We are always on the lookout for talented, team-oriented people!

We seek highly motivated individuals to join a team focused on understanding the central metabolism and biochemistry of methane-producing archaea. The Buan Laboratory pursues an array of projects spanning renewable bioenergy production, synthetic biology, systems biology, and biophysical biochemistry topics. The successful candidate will have access to state-of-the art facilities at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, including but not limited to: the Redox Biology Center (protein crystallography, proteomics and metabolomics, biophysics core instrumentation), Bioprocess Development Facility (fermentation at commercial scale), Center for Biotechnology (microscopy and mass spectrometry), and the Holland Computing Center. A BS, MS, or PhD degree in biology, biochemistry, microbiology or a related field is required in addition to a passion for learning new techniques. The position offers competitive salary and benefits package. Evaluation of applications is ongoing as spots become available. Submit cover letter, resume and the names and contact information of three references to Dr. Nicole Buan, N222 Beadle Center, P.O. Box 880664, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE 68588, USA (nbuan2@unl.edu).

Life in Lincoln, NE

Lincoln, NE is a vibrant and safe city of over 300,000 that is consistently rated in the top 10 Best Places for Business and Careers and Top 10 Most Livable Cities (Forbes.com), #1 U.S. City Quality of Life (The Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index, 2012), and a Top 10 college town (relocateamerica.com 2010). For more info: https://www.unl.edu/lincoln/about-lincoln