RESEARCH SPECIALIST A/LAB ASSISTANT
Duties: The Department of Pathology is seeking a Research Specialist A / Lab assistant in the area of bacterial pathogenesis. The individual will work under direct PI's supervision. Research activities will consist of bacterial/mammalian cells cultivation, molecular biology experiments, proteins expression/purification, and protein assays. Duties will include lab support, data organization/analysis, coordinating activities of undergraduate students, and participating in scientific discussions about experimental design and interpretation of results.
This is a full time position till January 15, 2019. The position is contingent upon funding.
Qualifications: * BA in biology, chemical biology, biochemistry or related area.
* 1- 2+ years of hands-on research experience.
* Possess strong organizational skills and great attention to details.
* Excellent record keeping ability, and strong written and verbal communication skills.
* Highly self-motivated, enthusiastic, hard-working, and optimistic individual.
Reference Number: 51-26932
Salary Grade: 024
Employment Type: Exempt
Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Job Family: I-Technical/Professional Research