Department: Cell Biology Work Schedule/Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30a.m.-5:00p.m.
The Research Technologist will perform experiments to examine how the fission yeast senses and responds to low oxygen environments. Methods employed: plasmid DNA preparation, subcloning, yeast genetics, protein isolation, immunoblotting, and live-cell fluorescence imaging. Other duties to include general lab maintenance, attendance at weekly lab meetings, and participation in journal clubs. The Research Technologist will function independently but as part of a team with other members of the Espenshade lab.
Bachelor's degree in biology, chemistry or related field. Basic practical computer knowledge.
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