Temporary Senior Research Scholar

Job description

Posting Number:

PG191517TM

Position Number:

11ASO1710

Position Type:

Temporary

Essential Job Duties:

Lead effort to isolate endosymbiont-free high molecular weight DNA from the corn planthopper, molecularly characterize transgenic and CRISPR-edited planthoppers, assist efforts to knock HDR constructs into planthopper genome and assess gene function. The incumbent will also lead efforts to write the associated manuscripts.

Is Time Limited:

No

Job City & State:

Raleigh, NC

Department:

DEPP

Classification Title:

Temporary

Working Title:

Temporary Senior Research Scholar

Work Schedule:

Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm

Other Work/Responsibilities:

n/a

Minimum Experience/Education:

-PhD in Molecular Genetics or related field. At least 4-years of experience with hands-on-experience generating and molecularly characterizing genetically modified non-model insects.

Department Required Skills:

-Experience with embryonic microinjection of non-model insects
-Experience with transposon-based
germline transgenics
-Experience with CRISPR-mediated gene knock in and isolation of high molecular weight DNA

Preferred Years Experience, Skills, Training, Education:

n/a

Required License or Certification:

n/a

Valid NC Driver's License required?:

No

Commercial Driver's License Required?:

No

Anticipated Hiring Range:

$40/hr

Job Open Date:

04/30/2021

Quick Link:

https://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/143364

AA/EOE:

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Posted: 5/3/2021
Application Due: 5/5/2021
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