Department Name: 7H180:Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry
The department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry seeks a Laboratory Technician Senior. The applicant should have experience in molecular biology, biochemical, and/or cell biological techniques, and ideally will have experience working with enzymes and proteins. The successful applicant will be a highly motivated individual with good communication skills, a strong desire to learn, a proven record of excellence in the laboratory, and a desire to work independently.
The successful applicant will utilize structural, biochemical, and cellular assays to design and test novel therapeutics for the treatment of heart failure.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
B.Sc. Experience working with proteins preferred.
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