Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Temporary Research Assistant for the Department of Pathology And Laboratory Medicine within Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.
Under the direction of a faculty member, the Temporary Research Assistant works independently on research projects and supports the general functioning of the Soto Biomedical Research Laboratory, Piscataway Campus of Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, to investigate how cells are polarized during morphogenetic movements using the model organism C. elegans.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Understanding and adhering to RBHS safety and compliance standards for a safe workplace.
C. elegans media preparation, glassware preparation and microbial strain maintenance, C. elegans genetics and molecular biology.
Under the direction of a faculty member Temporary Research Assistant will work on research projects and support the general functioning of the Soto Biomedical Research Laboratory, Piscataway Campus of Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.
To investigate how cells are polarized during morphogenetic movements using the model organism C. elegans.
Works as a team member on an existing research study or to develop and conduct their own individual research under the supervision of the faculty advisor.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor's Degree in a relevant science, preferably in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry.
Prior experience with cell culture and protein expression.
Biohazard safety training.
Posting Number: 21ST1487
Location: Downtown New Brunswick
Internal Number: 133940
About Rutgers University
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