Flexible hours negotiable - not to exceed 40 hrs per week.
To perform research to elucidate the mechanism of cellular machines and complex biological processes under direction of supervisor.
Perform molecular biology, protein biochemistry, cell biology, kinetic experiments, yeast genetics, biophysics research as well as other laboratory work as directed. Perform experiments with high-throughput assays and tissue culture experiments. Perform tasks that require technical knowledge and ability to modify procedures, under direction of supervisor.
Other related functions as assigned.
Masters of Science degree in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology or scientific-related field or Bachelor's degree and two years of related experience.
Experience in protein purification and cloning; cell sorting (FACS) and other fluorescent protein experiments; using chromatography and electrophoresis systems. Three or more years of experience in independent laboratory research.
May work around chemical fumes May work around standard office conditions May work around biohazards May work around chemicals Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Repetitive tasks and tasks that are in the laboratory. May work with radioactive materials.