Senior Research Support Specialist

first_imgPosition SummaryWorking under general supervision with our Research teams in thelargest comprehensive university-connected research foundation inthe country, you will develop, implement, monitor, coordinate andmanage activities to maintain effective operation of a program thatrequires the theoretical and practical application of a body ofhighly specialized knowledge. Requires a high level of discretion,judgment, collaboration and initiative to accomplish goals. Mayinclude supervisory duties. Assigned tasks may include:• Work collaboratively with faculty and professionals to advancethe goals of the project• Observe, collect, analyze data and write summary reports• Coordinate field and laboratory work• Develop and maintain databases• Orient, train and monitor others assigned to projects• Use specialized methods for data collation andinterpretationThis is a pooled posting positions are filled on an as neededbasis.About UBThe University at Buffalo is SUNY’s most comprehensive publicresearch university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifiesambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities toachieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultureschallenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed.Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to furtherknowledge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates whoare valued for their talents and their impact on global society.Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo .As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, the ResearchFoundation will not discriminate in its employment practices due toan applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,gender identity, national origin and veteran or disabilitystatus.Minimum QualificationsBachelors degree in a specific specialty, or its equivalent, isrequired. Requires advanced knowledge of scientific, medical orother disciplinary terminology and associated mathematicalcompetence usually demonstrated by a bachelor’s degree, with aconcentration in applicable discipline. Incumbents typically havedirectly related experience in research techniques.Preferred QualificationsAdvanced degree and/or knowledge of and the ability to applyestablished methods and procedures in observation, measurement andcomputation preferred.For more information, click the “How to Apply” button.last_img read more

Rainbow Dust Colour welcomes new managing director

first_imgReal Good Food has appointed a new managing director for its Rainbow Dust Colour business. David Grieve starts at the specialist supplier of cake decorating products company this month and has more than 25 years’ experience in sugarcraft, bakery and cake decoration markets.He was previously a marketing manager at BFP Wholesale and has held a number of sales and marketing roles within Renshaw. most recently as its head of sugarcraft sales channel.Pieter Totté, chairman, said: “We are lucky to have someone within our business with the experience and knowledge that David has of this market sector and I am sure he can use this to drive forward the Rainbow Dust Colours business.”Grieve addded “I am delighted to be given this opportunity. I believe that there are big opportunities for Rainbow Dust Colours and Renshaw to work together and bring a powerful offering to the sugarcraft sector.”Real Good Food is a diversified food business with retail, manufacturing, wholesale, foodservice and export businesses. It last month sold its sugar distribution business Napier Brown for £34m to Tereos, the world’s fifth-largest sugar group.It acquired Rainbow Dust Colour in January this year for £4m.last_img read more

Spurs and Man City in fight to get Gheoghe Hagi’s son Ianis from Rangers

first_imgMANCHESTER CITY and Tottenham are both interested in Rangers midfield sensation Ianis Hagi, the player’s agent claimed.The 21-year-old – son of Romanian legend Gheorghe Hagi-  made the switch to Ibrox from parent-club Genk in January on a six-month loan.4 Manchester City and Tottenham are on course to rival Rangers for the signature of Ianis Hagi this summerCredit: PA:Press AssociationAnd he started his spell in Scotland in fine form with three goals and two assists in his 12 appearances.Rangers do have the option to make the deal permanent in the summer for £4.5million.But now his agent suggests they look set to face competition from the pair of Premier League heavyweights – but knows who he thinks are favourites to land his man in the summer.Giovani Becali said: “I have been asked personally by Jose Mourinho and [City director of football] Txiki Begiristain about Ianis Hagi.”They wanted to know about him and how he was getting on.”There’s a lot of top people in European football who know all about Ianis and what he can do.”I happen to think Ianis is on a good plan at Rangers.”I think Rangers will sign him because he is a player who has that little extra piece of creativity and skill.4 Ianis Hagi was key to a stunning Rangers comeback against BragaCredit: Reuters4″He has many other qualities and is actually more graceful than his father ever was.”He runs like a gazelle compared to him! I think he is improving all the time at Rangers.”He will continue to get better if he signs for them I think.”City already have the likes of Kevin De Bruyne and Phil Foden while Spurs have Dele Alli, Gedson Fernandes and Giovani Lo Celso who can all play in the No10 role.But the chance to pick up the Genk youngster would certainly appeal to both Pep Guardiola and Mourinho.The Rangers playmaker, who can also play out wide, is the son of former Real Madrid and Barcelona hero Gheorghe.Hagi Snr spent two years at the Bernabeu from 1990 to 1992 and then the 1994/95 and 1995/96 seasons at rivals Barca, winning the Supercopa de Espana at both clubs.Latest transfer newsLive Blogblues newsChelsea news LIVE – Latest updates from Stamford BridgeLive Blogunited newsMan Utd news LIVE – Latest updates from Old TraffordLive BlogGunners newsArsenal news LIVE – Latest updates from the EmiratesGossipGOING DUTCHChelsea ‘to grab Mbuyamba on free deal’ with defender set to leave BarcelonaDEPAY CHARTMan Utd flop Memphis used computer data and analytics to quit Old TraffordLive BlogBLUES NEWSChelsea news LIVE: Latest updates and transfer gossip from Stamford BridgeGossipFIT IN HIS BELEArsenal turn attention to Lyon striker Dembele as Lacazette replacementGossipGUNNER MAKE A MOVEArsenal weighing up transfer move for Barcelona star RafinhaHis son came through at his very own esteemed football academy based in Romania before being picked up by Viitorul Constanta.After breaking into the first team, he left in 2016 for Serie A side Fiorentina but it did not quite work out as planned, making just two league appearances, and he returned to his former side after one season.Hagi signed for Genk last summer before but is already showing the talent to progress beyond the Belgian top flight.4 Hagi’s dad Gheorghe played for both Real Madrid and Barcelona in the 1990s and scored 35 goals in 124 international capsCredit: AFP – GettyPeter Lovenkrands relives his Rangers Scottish Cup Final winning moment versus Celtic as he broadcasts live on Instagramlast_img read more