Research Assistant or Research Associate (Anatomy & Physiology)

Nov 09, 2016
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
General Description of Position: The Kansas State University Department of Anatomy & Physiology with the College of Veterinary Medicine is hiring a full-time, term Research Assistant or Research Associate.  The successful applicant will work on research projects for adjuvants and animal vaccine development. The incumbent is required to work with research scientists in the lab to do cell culture, western blot, ELISA, PCR, and other molecular and biochemical assays. Required Minimum Qualifications: A bachelor's degree in Biology or related sciences along with a minimum of one year of laboratory experience is required for the Assistant level. A master's degree in Biology or related sciences is required for the Associate level. The successful applicant must be highly motivated and independent with excellent communication and organizational skills. Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be given to those with experience in one of the following areas: cell culture and/or ELISA. Special Instructions to Applicants: To apply, please submit an application along with a letter of interest, CV and contact information for three professional references.   Screening of Applications Begins: Screening of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.   Equal Employment Opportunity: Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law.  Background Screening Statement: In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University may procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.