Instructional Support Associate (P/T)
Instructional Support Associate (P/T)-1803349
Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume): Bachelor's Degree (or foreign equivalent or higher) in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology or related field. Lab experience conducting experiments, performing analyses and utilizing lab equipment related to Biochemistry, Cell Biology or related field. Experience in a biology research lab setting, following specific instructions meticulously. Preferred Qualifications: Master’s Degree (or foreign equivalent or higher) in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology or related field. Experience with tissue culture and cell biology techniques. Experience with isolation and culture of muscle fibers. Experience with isolation and culture of muscle progenitors and/or muscle stem cells. Experience with research involving mouse models. Experience with immunofluorescence light microscopy. Experience with flow cytometry and FACS sorting Brief Description of Duties: Under direction of the PI, the incumbent will conduct research and support laboratory projects. In addition to being able to demonstrate professional competence in research activities, the successful incumbent will have excellent interpersonal skills, exercising strong organizational skills with an exceptional attention to detail. Essential for this role is the adeptness to work independently as well as part of a team with a collaborative approach to problem solving.
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Official Job Title: Instructional Support Associate
Job Field: Research Professional / Technical
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: Biochemistry & Cell Biology-Stony Brook University
Schedule: Part-time Day Shift 18.75 hours flexibleBiochemistry & Cell Biology-Stony Brook University
Posting Start Date: Oct 30, 2018
Posting End Date: Nov 14, 2018, 12:59:00 AM
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Salary Grade: SL2