Research Associate - Developmental, Molecular and Chemical Biology, School of Medicine - (21001186)
This is a grant funded position and is not eligible for severance pay.
The Department of Developmental, Molecular and Chemical Biology is a Basic Science research department in the School of Medicine. Members of the department carry out research on fundamental and medically related problems in different aspects of cell biology.
The Research Associate will work in collaboration with the senior investigator in the host laboratory. They work independently to participate in or lead a portion of a research project or projects. The Research Associate contributes ideas and suggestions to the research effort, operates independently and publishes papers in collaboration with the senior investigator. This individual may have other responsibilities in the laboratory such as supervision of staff, training of graduate students or postdoctoral fellows, grant proposal writing, writing papers, etc. Weekly hours typically exceed the standard 35 hours. The candidate may have to work on weekends and travel off-site to conduct experiments or to attend workshops and conferences.
3 years' minimum experience in postdoctoral research position
PhD, MD, DVM, DDS, DMD or equivalent Doctoral degree
Culture and genetic manipulations of mammalian cells
Molecular biology techniques needed to analyze genetic mutations and expression of mRNA and proteins
Experience with yeast as a model organism
Proven ability to write manuscripts and contribute to the writing of grant applications
Experience supervising undergraduates and junior graduate students in research projects
Experience working with BSL3 conditions
Special Work Schedule Requirements: Weekly hours typically exceed the standard 35 hours. The candidate may have to work on weekends and travel off-site to conduct experiments or to attend workshops and conferences.
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Boston
Organization: Dev, Mol & Chem Bio/Medical
Employee Status: Regular Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Mar 26, 2021, 2:01:26 PM
Internal Number: 21001186
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