Professional Aide

Job description

Job no: 702211
Work type: Support Staff
Pay Grade: 05
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Department: Microbiology And Molecular Genetics Com 10034586
Sub Area: AP- Professionals
Salary: Pay Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Temporary
Position Summary(Basic Job Function)

This is a temporary or an on-call position. Provides professional support. Responsibilities may include general business, science, medical, agricultural or other professional support functions. Term: Temps can work two (2) nine (9) month terms with a week break in service in between and at the end of the second term terminate for three (3) months or switch to an on-call. On-Call allowed to work 1039 hours in any twelve (12) month period.

Unit Position Summary

The Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics is seeking a temporary professional aide to work in the laboratory of Dr. Yong-Hui Zheng to study host interactions with viral pathogens. Duties include maintaining animal cell culture, preparing DNAs from bacterial culture, conducting PCR and RT-PCR, running SDS-PAGE and western blotting, and conducting ELISA.

Desired Qualifications

Graduate education in microbiology/virology.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Application Materials

Please submit a resume and the names and contact information for three references.

Work Hours



Summary of Health Risks

Duties associated with this position may include exposure to human blood, serum, tissue and other body fluids; and materials covered under Universal Precautions.

Advertised: Apr 23, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
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Posted: 4/24/2021
Application Due: 7/23/2021
Work Type: Full Time