Professional Research Assistant
University of Colorado - School of Medicine
Professional Research Assistant
Olivia S. Rissland's lab on the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is looking for a research assistant to work on exciting projects on post-transcriptional regulation. The nature of the work will be primarily wet bench work in molecular biology and biochemistry. See risslandlab.com for details of the lab and send inquiries laying out specific research interests and enthusiasm for the position to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Current research assistants or recent college graduates will be considered. Recent graduates looking for additional research experience before applying to graduate school are welcome. A minimum of approximately one year commitment is required. Alternatively, those looking for a longer-term or permanent staff position are also welcome to apply.
Salary and Benefits:
Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.
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A bachelor's degree in biology or related field plus 1-2 years research experience is required.
Candidates with two or more years research experience will be most competitive, and salary and responsibilities would be immediately reflective of training. The candidate must be a highly motivated, self-organizing and independent worker with the ability to also collaborate in a team setting.
Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References
Application Materials Instructions:
Applications are accepted electronically at CU Careers, refer to requisition ID: 9301
When applying, applicants must include:
- A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications
- A current Resume/CV
- The names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for three professional references, either attached to your resume/CV or uploaded as a separate document
Please do not submit any of your application material (via email) to the job posting contact.
Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Aurora
Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20085 - SOM-BioChem&Molecular Genetics
Posting Date: May 23, 2017
Closing Date: Ongoing
Posting Contact Name: Karen Vockrodt
Posting Contact Email: email@example.com
Position Number: 00732940