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Biology Research Assistant I (Chemical Genetics)

Professional Staffing Group
La Jolla, California, US
Closing date
May 16, 2022

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Academic / Research
Conservation science
Genetics, Biology
Salary Type
Employment Type
Full time
Biology Research Assistant I (Chemical Genetics) What's In It For You:- Warm, collegial, and collaborative work environment- Great organization to have on your resume- Work-life balance and wellness programs- Join an organization that recognizes and rewards hard work- Strong opportunity for professional and career growth (great for biology students and recent grads!)- A great place to get your foot in the door and meet some of the country's top scientists- Generous Paid Time Off- Supportive and empowering management- Good onboarding program About the Opportunity:- A renowned, award-winning, scientific research institute located in San Diego, CA is looking for a skilled Biology Research Assistant I to join their growing team- The institute was founded by the developer of the polio vaccine and consistently ranks among the top institutions in the US in terms of research output and quality in the life sciences- Under the supervision of Research Assistant III, you will work with other members of the project and the laboratory to conduct screen root traits to identify genetic mechanisms that lead to optimal root systems for carbon sequestration Biology Research Assistant I Responsibilities:- Conducts molecular cloning- Optimizing protocols for plant growth and plant measurements- Performs DNA and RNA extractions; genotyping and gene expression analysis- Performs plant tissue dissection- Assists with maintaining lab stocks Biology Research Assistant I Qualifications:- Bachelor's Degree in Biological Sciences or related field- Previous experience with PCR, DNA manipulations, electrophoresis, and bacteria transformation- Experience in plant research and microscopy- Advanced computer skills
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Internal ID: 11887PandoLogic. Keywords: Biology Laboratory Assistant, Location: La Jolla, CA - 92092 , PL: 530998031

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