Looking for a local (VA & MD) graduate student to serve as a part-time consultant to American Type Culture Collection (ATCC) in support of business-trained executive learning biotechnology industry. Ideal candidate with be graduate or post-graduate capable of dedicating 4 hours per week (including 1 hour telephone conversation session). Will occassionally do sessions in-person. Specific needs include weekly or bi-weekly discussions on pre-identified topics, such as flow cytometry or antibiotic resistance. Presentations will primarily focus on overviews of technology and methods, including workflows, applications, and major tool providers in each area.
Expectation will be a weekly/bi-weekly pre-discussion on the topic and objectives, followed by three hours of preparation and a one-hour telephone discussion. End products will be expected the day prior to the one-hour discussion.
Compensation will be commensurate with experience. Minimum expectation would be for $50/hour for the four hour session ($200 total per session).
Please send a CV, areas of speciality, and potential start date. Potential candidates may need to do a phone interview prior to selection. Selected candidate will need to sign a confidentiality agreement. Expectation is that project would last through end of 2013.
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