Flexible hours negotiable - not to exceed 40 hrs per week.
To assist with and perform research to elucidate the mechanism of cellular machines and complex biological processes under direction of advisor.
Perform molecular biology, protein biochemistry, cell biology, and kinetic experiments, 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.
Bachelor of Science or Arts degree in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology or scientific-related field. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.
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 in and outside the laboratory setting. May work with radioactive materials with proper training and guidance.