Primary role: Laboratory Research to include the ability to accurately adhere to experimental protocols, acquire, and archive data. The Research Assistant will participate in all lab projects and be given the opportunity to contribute as an author to lab publications and pursue promotion to a full-time position. Candidates with experience in molecular/cellular biology such as cell culture, western blot, PCR, plasmid purification, flow cytometer, and animal handling are encouraged to apply. Secondary Role: The Research Assistant will also be responsible for maintaining lab inventories and ordering materials. Lab information: https://www.etsu.edu/com/dbms/faculty/xieq01.php This position is contingent on outside funding.
ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all of our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion. East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Job Category: Temporary
Bachelor's Degree with 2 years work experience at a lab.
Internal Number: 19090
About East Tennessee State University
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.