Department: SOMC Pharmacology, Physiology and Neuroscience
Advertised Salary Range: $53,760
Advertised Job Summary:
Under general supervision of the Principal Investigator, this individual will assist in conducting NIH-funded research focusing on mosquito-Zika virus interactions using multidisciplinary approaches involving biochemical assays, mass spectrometry, viral genetics, CRISPR/Cas9 genetic screening, and in-vivo mosquito studies.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
The position requires a PhD in molecular biology or other biomedical sciences field with expertise in techniques related to proteomics and genomics research as well as gene editing and cell culture techniques; and excellent record- keeping and writing skills. This expertise could have been gained during the normal course of a doctoral degree program.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 96968
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