Thinking about medical school or molecular biology research as a future career possibility? Consider becoming a laboratory research technician in the Wilson Laboratory in the Center for Regenerative Medicine (CReM) and Boston University School of Medicine. Our work utilizes patient-derived stem cells to model genetic lung and liver diseases. You will learn a wide variety of techniques, including stem cell tissue culture, CRISPR/Cas9-based genomic editing of patient-derived stem cells, DNA and RNA extraction and manipulation, qPCR, protein analysis, cloning, and other molecular biology skills.
Your time will primarily be spent performing experiments and you will work as part of a highly motivated, fun, and successful team in an outstanding environment! Lab experience helpful but not required. Position will be to start in June 2020 and a 2 year commitment is required.
1 Year of experience and a Bachelor's degree is required.
This is a grant funded position.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
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