Professional Research Assistant
University of Colorado - School of Medicine
Professional Research Assistant
The University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.
This full time Professional Research Assistant position will work within the Consortium for Fibrosis Research and Translation (CFReT). this position will be involved in the development, validation, and implementation of high content cell-based assays, biochemical assays, and curating biological samples and collections of small molecules. Prior experience with developing high content imaging cell-based assays and fluorescence, luminescence, and absorbance based biochemical assays is highly desirable. Any experience with using automated liquid handling is also desirable, as is a strong background in cell culture methods. The individual will be required to accurately record and interpret data, perform basic statistical analyses, and be knowledgeable in word processing and spreadsheets.
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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The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.
This position requires a minimum of a BA or BS degree in Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, or related field. Strong preference will be given to individuals with prior working experience with troubleshooting liquid handling equipment and developing high content cell-based assays.
Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References
Application Materials Instructions:
Applications are accepted electronically at CU Careers, refer to requisition ID: 14945
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 - 20169 - SOM-MED-Cardiology
Posting Date: Oct 15, 2018
Closing Date: Ongoing
Posting Contact Name: Sarah Ayala
Posting Contact Email: [email protected]
Position Number: 00755528