Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Summary of Duties:
Research Assistant 2-B/H with experience in fields such as molecular biology, biochemistry, and cell biology. The individual will be responsible for studies involving the cornea and other tissues of the eye and should be comfortable with both in vitro and in vivo experiments. Techniques performed will include organ and cell culture, live-cell imaging, and micro-dissection; applicants should be proficient in standard molecular and cell biology techniques (i.e. SDS-PAGE/western blotting, immunofluorescence, RT-PCR). Must be able to manage projects with minimum direction; this includes running experiments, managing samples, collecting and processing data, and summarizing data. Other duties may be assigned as needed. The goal of this research is to better understand corneal injury repair and regeneration via maintenance of limbal stem cells.
Additional Information for Applicants::
This position has been reposted.
Bachelor's degree in life sciences such as biology, cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry, chemistry, microbiology, or equivalent.
Strong oral and written communication skills, as well as organizational skills and attention to detail; strong interpersonal and teamwork skills.
Target Salary: $16.00 - $18.15 Hourly
Job Category: Research
Job Appointment (FTE%):
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