Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Department Name: 7H180:Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry
The department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry seeks a Research Analyst to join the laboratory of Dr. Stefan Stamm (www.stamms-lab.net) to determine to role of proteins encoded by circular RNAs in Alzheimer’s disease.
Should have experience in molecular biology and /or biochemistry. The work centers around the purification and characterization of recombine proteins expressed in cell culture.
Will be trained in cell culture, protein purification, Western blot and DNA isolation. The successful applicant will be a highly motivated individual with good communication skills, a strong desire to learn, enthusiasm for excellence in the laboratory, and a desire to work independently. After a training period, the work schedule can be arranged flexible.
At the required documents to attach, please provide 2 – 10 sentences why you are interested in this position (Specific Request 1).
Excel, Power Point, basic laboratory techniques (solution making, cell culture work).
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
No experience required.
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Master’s degree or greater and one or more years related experience.
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