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Scientific Research TechnologistPosted by: Rifi Raindriati
Posted date: May-31-2019
Position Announcement- Scientific Research Technologist - Biomedical Engineering
The Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Arkansas is accepting applications
for Scientific Research Technologist. This position will provide and supervise the technical support for all
departmental stakeholders across multiple Biomedical Engineering Department locations including
upwards of 200 students, 13 faculty, and a growing staff. In addition to developing & maintaining a
technology budget, this position will oversee all procurement, maintenance, and repair of specialized
biomedical engineering equipment, IT hardware, software, supplies, and licensing, making
recommendations for necessary purchases to departmental personnel among other essential duties. This
position requires a minimum of the formal equivalent of a bachelor’s degree in a technical field and at
least three years of experience in network administration, server operations, and/or computer hardware
configuration and repair.
About the Department/College/University/Northwest Arkansas Area
The Department of Biomedical Engineering, launched in Fall 2012, is home to nearly 225
undergraduates, 40 graduate students and ten faculty members. The Department occupies 8600 sq. ft. of
newly remodeled office and teaching lab space in the John A. White, Jr. Engineering Hall and over 12,000
sq. ft. of state-of-the-art research lab space in the Engineering Research Center. Faculty research expertise
includes: biomaterials; cellular and molecular engineering; cancer detection and therapy; cardiovascular
biomechanics and mechanobiology; biomedical imaging and optics; regenerative medicine;
bioseparations and biomolecular simulations. For more information, please visit http://
Located in the stunning Ozark Mountains, the University of Arkansas is the nation's seventh
fastest-growing public research university and consistently ranks among the top public universities and
best educational values in the United States. Founded in 1871 as a land grant institution, the state's first
public university is among the two percent of universities that meet the Carnegie Foundation’s
classification for highest level of research activity. For more information about the University, see
U.S. News ranked Fayetteville as the #5 best place to live in the U.S. based on quality of life, job
market and value of living. Home to Wal-Mart, Tyson, and JB Hunt, the region offers exceptional
opportunities for research partnerships, internships, and post-graduation employment, as well as access
to high-end amenities, world-class art, culture, entertainment, and outdoor recreational opportunities.
For additional information about the area, see http://hr.uark.edu/careers/apply/live-better.php .
How to Apply
Applicants are asked to apply online via http://jobs.uark.edu/postings/34342.
The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes
applications without regard to race/color, sex, gender, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability, religion,
marital or parental status, protected veteran or military status, genetic information, sexual orientation,
gender identity or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal or state law. Persons must
have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant
information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.