The Ahmed-Braimah laboratory at the Department of Biology at Syracuse University is seeking a laboratory technician with experience and interests in molecular biology and/or genetics/genomics. The successful candidate will work on various problems relating to Drosophila reproductive genetics, evolutionary biology, and high-throughput genomics, transcriptomics, and proteomics. Projects will deploy a diverse array of techniques (for which training will be provided where necessary), including, but not limited to, genome editing using CRISPR/Cas9 in a variety of Drosophila species, molecular cloning, “next-gen” library preparation, fluorescence microscopy, high-throughput genotyping-by-sequencing, and bioinformatics. The successful candidate will also have the opportunity to develop independent research project(s) if they wish. This appointment consists of an initial one-year term and the possibility of a one-year extension pending satisfactory performance, and further extensions depending on availability of funds.
Internal Number: 81672
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